RPC IV.3, 6692 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6692 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Bostra
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙϹ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝⲰ ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹƐΒΗ(Ϲ)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΧΗ ΝƐΑϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΗ(Ϲ) ΒΟϹΤΡΑϹ
Reverse design turreted and veiled Tyche standing, facing, holding spear surmounted by trophy and object (cornucopia or three ears of barley), resting foot on swimming river-god
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 18.67 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Kindler, Bostra 2 and 2b-c, Spijkerman 5, BMC 3–4
Specimens 19

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 3
2     J-SBF Spijkerman 5
3     L: BMC 4, pl. III.8 Kindler, Bostra 2, pl. I (obv.)
4     J-SBF Spijkerman 5
5     J-SBF Spijkerman 5
6     J-SBF Spijkerman 5a, pl. 12
7     Private coll. E. Grosswirth, Jerusalem = Kindler, Bostra 2c, pl. I (obv.)
8     IMJ: Rosenberger Kindler, Bostra 2d, pl. I (obv.)
9     IMJ: Rosenberger
10     Bellinger 1949, 1853
11     Zouhdi 1977/78, pp. 87–8, no. 2
12     Tel Aviv
13     Peus 366 (25/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 1155, pl. 62
14     P: 72, broken, 15.77g
15     ✸ P: 73
16     P: Y28632/3 (ex coll. Henry Seyrig)
17     P: Duplicates
18     V: GR 22721, obverse legend obscure
19     Münster: M 5825