RPC IV.1, 7430 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7430 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑV Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙΑ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design to l., bearded river-god (Hebros) reclining, r., wearing kalathos(?), holding reed, resting on rock from which water flows; to r., turreted female figure (Tyche or Homonoia?) standing, l., holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 20.82 g
Axis 12
Reference Mouchmov, Philip. 54, BMC 3
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Sofia: 2778 Mouchmov, Philip. 54, pl. III (rev.)
2     ✸ L: BMC 3
3     C: SNG 1765 Leake 7635, European Greece, p. 92.1 = Thomas coll. 846
4     MünzZentrum 114 (07/05/2003), 271
5     Gorny & Mosch 126 (13/10/2003), 1709