RPC IV.3, 6465 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6465 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤοΚ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝοϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹΑ Ϲ ΚοΙ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ [? (first Ϲ shaped as Ε)
Reverse design nude Dionysus standing, left, holding cantharus over panther and long filleted thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 5
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Beirut-AUB Baramki
2 2     J-SBF Spijkerman 5
3 3     J-SBF Spijkerman 5
4 4     ✸ P: Y28635/2 (ex coll. Henry Seyrig)
5 5     CNG 60 (22/05/2002), 1272, perhaps with additional obverse legend variation
6 6     B: (Löbb)