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 ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹƐΒ ϹƐΒ ΘΥΓΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹ ΠΟΛƐ[ ]? ϹΥΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛƐϹΤ[ΙΝΗϹ?] ƐΤ ΠΘ
Reverse design turreted and veiled goddess standing, facing, holding patera(?) in each hand; between two long-legged birds
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.09 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 60
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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