RPC IV.3, 6343 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6343 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ]ΙΝΑ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕΒ ϹΕΒ ΘΥΓΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝΕΑϹ ΠΟΛΕ[ ]? ϹΥΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛΕϹΤ[ΙΝΗϹ?] ΕΤ ΠΘ
Reverse design turreted and veiled goddess standing, facing, holding patera(?) in each hand; between two long-legged birds
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 60
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 60, pl. VI.4 (rev.)