RPC IV.3, 6403 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6403 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Aelia Capitolina
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP ANTONINVS AVG P P P (all As may be shaped as Λ)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription CO AE CA (all As may be shaped as Λ)
Reverse design nude Dioscuri standing, facing, heads turned towards each other, above each head, star; each holding spear and resting arm on hip; (between, eagle standing, facing, head, l., spreading wings)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 9.62 g
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 22–3, BMC 21–8, Cop 24
Specimens 27

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll. Y. Sasson, Jerusalem = Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 22, pl. 75
2     P: 13
3     P: 13(bis), authenticity doubtful: cast?
4     L: BMC 21, on obverse, S semi inverted
5     L: BMC 22, on obverse, S semi inverted, authenticity doubtful: cast?
6     L: BMC 23, pl. IX.6, reverse, on obverse, S semi inverted
7     L: BMC 24, on obverse, S semi inverted
8     L: BMC 25
9     B: 1875/209
10     B: (Löbb)
11     Cop: 24, obverse legend obscure
12     Mu: 1a
13     NY: 1944.100.63127
14     NY: 1944.100.63128 SNG 597
15     NY: 1974.140.99 SNG 596
16     V: GR 22547
17     V: GR 22548
18     V: GR 22549
19     Private coll., USA = Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina 23, pl. 75, reverse without eagle
20     P: 12, reverse without eagle
21     ✸ L: BMC 26, reverse without eagle
22     L: BMC 27, reverse without eagle
23     L: BMC 28, pl. IX.7 (rev.), reverse without eagle
24     B: Löbb, reverse without eagle
25     B: Löbb, reverse without eagle
26     C: Lewis 1984
27     Bern: Righetti 2433