RPC IV.1, 7992 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7992 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ ΤΙ ΑΙΛΙ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ (tooled)
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΕΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus and turreted Tyche seated in biga drawn by two centaurs; Dionysus with thyrsus, Tyche with long sceptre, one centaur looking back, the other playing double flute; on back of centaurs, Eros standing, facing; biga lead by male figure, r., head, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: R1430 (Medaillon), acquired in 1959