RPC IV.3, 8170 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8170 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ANTONINVS AVG PIVS P P (all As shaped as Λ)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription COL BER
Reverse design nude Neptune/Poseidon standing with foot on prow, l., holding dolphin and trident
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 11.80 g
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference Sawaya 1196–1200, Cop 102
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Ronde C 154 = Sawaya 1196, pl. 19 (D262, R480)
2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.70308 ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut
3     P Bab 1240, pl. XXV.16 (rev.) = Sawaya 1198, pl. 19 (D263, R481)
4     Cop: 102
5     Beirut-AUB: Inv. 72 Baramki
6     Private coll. T. Mullally