RPC IV.1, 8749 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8749 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Pautalia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Magistrate Lucius Pompei. Vopiscus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΓΕΜ ΠΟΜΠΕΙ ΟVΟΠΕΙϹΚΟV ΠΑVΤΑΛΙΩΤΩΝ
Reverse design female figure (Tyche or Roma?) seated, l., wearing kalathos, holding Nike on globe and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 18.14 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Ruzicka, Pautalia 9–10, BMC 2
Specimens 7 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 2
2     P: 945 (ex 770)
3     Sarajewo Museum 7901
4     Mouchmov 4082
5     B: 1904/35
6     P: 944 (ex 770)
7     P: 948 (ex 772A), worn, attribution to Pius and to 'magistrate' Vopiscus uncertain