RPC IV.1, 8201 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8201 (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 bust of Athena wearing necklace and aegis, right; in laurel wreath
Reverse inscription ΑΘΗ (in field, may be retrograde)
Reverse design Themistokles standing on galley, left, wearing military dress, holding wreath and trophy; (galley with helmsman;) on ram, serpent; on prow, owl; (in water, dolphin)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12
Reference Kroll, Agora 182(3), Svoronos, Athens 97.2–9 and 11–14, BMC 785–6 and 790, Cop 318
Specimens 37 (31 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 785, pl. XIX.1 Svoronos, Athens 97.2, reverse legend retrograde
2 2     B: (Fox) Svoronos, Athens 97.3
3 3     Cop: 318 Svoronos, Athens 97.4
4 4     B: I-B Svoronos, Athens 97.5, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
5 5     A Svoronos, Athens 97.6, reverse with helmsman and dolphin?
6 6     B: no number Svoronos, Athens 97.7, rev with helmsman and dolphin
7 7     V: GR 37040 probably Svoronos, Athens 97.8, ex private coll. G. Baltatzi, reverse with dolphin
8 8     Ex private coll. Philipsen = Svoronos, Athens 97.9
9 9     L: BMC 790 Svoronos, Athens 97.11, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
10 10     St Petersburg Svoronos, Athens 97.12, reverse with dolphin
11 11     Ex private coll. J. Hirsch = Svoronos, Athens 97.13, reverse with dolphin
12 12     Bologna Svoronos, Athens 97.14, reverse with dolphin
13 13     Kroll, Agora 182a, pl. 16, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
14 14     L: BMC 786
15 15     L: 1920-8-5-585, reverse with dolphin
16 16     L: 1920-8-5-586, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
17 17     ✸ P: 1082, reverse with helmsman and dolphin?
18 18     P: 1083, reverse with dolphin
19 19     P: Delepierre
20 20     P: Duplicates, reverse with dolphin
21 21     P: Duplicates, on reverse, galley with helmsman
22 22     B: 28931, reverse with dolphin
23 23     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
24 24     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
25 25     B: Graf Prokesch-Osten
26 26     B: Löbb, reverse legend retrograde, authenticity doubtful: cast?
27 27     B: Löbb, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
28 28     B: Löbb, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
29 29     B: no number, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
30 30     Mu: 197
31 31     NY: 1944.100.26098, reverse legend retrograde
32 32     NY: 1944.100.26099, reverse with dolphin
33 33     NY: 1944.100.26100, reverse legend retrograde, reverse with helmsman and dolphin
34 34     NY: 1944.100.26170, reverse legend obscure
35 35     O
36 36     O: reverse with dolphin
37 37     C: Burkitt 1121, worn