RPC IV.3, 6402 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6402 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP ANTONINYS AYG P P P (all As shaped as Λ)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription CO AE CA (all As may be shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Mars/Ares(?) standing, facing, head, left, wearing helmet, holding spear, resting arm on shield; (to left, eagle standing, spreading wings)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 25 and 25a, BMC 20
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 20, pl. IX.5 (rev.) Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 25, pl. 75, on obv., S semi inverted, reverse with eagle
2 2     Private coll. R. Brown, Jerusalem = Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 25a, pl. 75, broken, 9.03g, reverse without eagle
3 3     Brisbane: 1927