RPC IV.2, 847 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 847 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Apollonia Salbace
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Kallippos IV (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤƐΙΝΑ ΑVΓΟVϹΤΑ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ ΚΑΛΛΙΠΠΟV ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing stephane, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1, 6
Reference Robert, Carie U, MG 306, no. 24, Cop 153
Specimens 9 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B MG 306, no. 24
2 2     ✸ P: 353 Wa 2244
3 3     C McClean III, 8462, pl. 295.18
4 4     Cop: 153
5 5     Istanbul
6 6     P: no number, under 'Apollonia Pontica'
7 7     L: 1839-12-24-459
8 8     NY: 1971.230.33
9 9     Private coll. CGT