RPC IV.3, 6799 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6799 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΙ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΘΝΥ ΤΡΙΠΟΛƐΙΤⲰΝ
Reverse design turreted Astarte standing with foot on prow, r., holding long standard, raising dress with l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 11.24 g
Axis 1, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 1701 corr. (and Rouvier 1711 corr.), BMC 59–62, Cop 281
Specimens 32

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 1919, pl. XXXIV.15 (rev.)
2     Ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut
3     Ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut
4     Ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut
5     Beirut-AUB
6     ✸ L: BMC 59, pl. XXVII.13 (rev.)
7     L: BMC 60
8     L: BMC 61
9     L: BMC 62
10     L: G 0998, perhaps with obverse legend variation: [ΑΥ Κ Τ?] ΑΙΛ ...
11     Cop: 281, obverse legend obscure, on reverse, date obscure
12     P Bab 1928 = Rouvier 1711, in both emperor on obverse as 'Commodus' and ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΙΛ Κ[
13     P: coll. Count Melchior de Vogüe 386
14     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 901
15     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 902
16     P: Duplicates
17     P: Duplicates
18     P: Duplicates
19     B: 5116JF
20     B: 17196, obverse legend obscure
21     B: (Löbb)
22     B: (Löbb)
23     Mu: 48
24     NY: 1944.100.72580 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut), obverse perhaps with paludamentum only
25     NY: 1944.100.72581
26     NY: 1944.100.72582
27     V: GR 22259
28     V: GR 22260
29     CNG 53 (15/03/2000), 1179, ex coll. C.C. Vermeule
30     Bern: Righetti 2306
31     O
32     Freiburg: 12495