RPC IV.1, 8189 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8189 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Attica
City Athens
Reign Uncertain
Issue Agora Period VB
Dating c. 120's – 140's (or 150's)
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Athena with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription ΑΘΗΝΑΙωΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, left, holding transverse spear, resting arm on hip; to right, shield; to left, olive-tree with owl; between tree and Athena, serpent coiling, right, head between Athena and shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 2, 4, 12
Reference Kroll, Agora 173(1), Svoronos, Athens 87.16–17
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Graf Prokesch-Osten Svoronos, Athens 87.16
2 2     St Petersburg Svoronos, Athens 87.17
3 3     Mu: 201
4 4     G: II, 77, no. 233, pl. 35.8 SNG I, no. 534