RPC IV.1, 7424 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7424 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Pompei. Vopiscus (legatus Augusti pro praetore provinciae Thraciae)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΗΓΕ [Π]ΟΜ ΟΥΟΠΕΙϹΚΟΥ [Φ]ΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟ[ΛΕ?]ΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design bearded river-god (Hebros) reclining, l., holding two ears of corn and cornucopia, resting on rock from which water flows
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 17.46 g
Axis 1
Reference Mouchmov, Philip. 48, von Fritze Mys. 233 corr.
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Mu: 2, under 'Apollonia ad Rhyndacum', worn
1     V
2     Bucharest, D.G. Severeanu Museum
3     ✸ C: SNG 1763 Leake 8670, Suppl., p. 141.7 = Tochon coll. 369