RPC IV.1, 8695 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8695 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Dionysos (for the sixth time)
Dating c. 147-161, soon after 147
Obverse inscription ΑΝΝΕΑ(sic) ΦΑVϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΔΙΟΝVϹΟV ΒVΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ ΤΟ Ϛ (ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ ΕΠΙ)
Reverse design two tunnies, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.21 g
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1414
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Budapest cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin