RPC IV.3, 8621 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8621 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤοΚ [Κ]ΑΙϹΑΡ [ΑΝΤⲰ]ΝΙΝοϹ ϹƐΒΑϹ ƐΥϹƐ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹ ΠΟΛƐⲰϹ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ Π[ ] ƐΤ [ΠΘ?]
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with two peaks; between, ravine with sloping roadway; l. peak with temple in perspective, another building and steep stairway with shrines attached; r. peak with shrine; before Mount Gerizim, colonnade
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.59 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 22
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 22, pl. V.15 (rev.) de Sauley, 248, no. 2