RPC IV.2, 890 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 890 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Halicarnassus
Region Caria
City Halicarnassus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [ΑΥ]ΤΟ [Τ ΑΙ ΚΑΙ?] ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription ΑΛΙΚΑΡΝΑϹϹΕΩΝ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Reverse design bearded male figure (Zeus Askraios?) standing, facing, wearing radiate crown; between two trees, in each of which a bird sits
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 85
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 85
2 2     B: (Löbb)
3 3     NY: 1970.232.2 Mabbott 1721, illustrated
4 4     Tire: Inv. 1557 SNG Turkey 5.I, no. 560
5 5     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3359, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer