RPC IV.3, 7677 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 7677 (temporary)
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pisidia
City Olbasa
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Dating c. 139–147
Obverse inscription IMPE ANTONINVS
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS OLBASENORVM
Reverse design bare head of Augustus, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference vA Olbasa 1
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1905-10-5-16 vA Olbasa 1, pl. 1 = G.F. Hill, Anatolian Studies Presented to Sir William Mitchell Ramsay (1923), 221, no. 15
2 2     P: 469 SNG 1631 = Wa 3758, reverse as 'Marcus Aurelius'
3 3     Boston: 63.221 Hesperia Art Bulletin 20, 116
4 4     Bern: 92.61 Kapossy, no. 121
5 5     Private coll. CGT, ex Lanz
6 6     Demos 15, 13 Jan. 2023, lot 820