RPC IV.3, 9100 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 9100 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤοΚ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝοϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΒ (sic, tooled?)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝΕΑϹ ΠοΛΕ[
Reverse design Mount Gerizim with two peaks; between, ravine with sloping roadway; left peak with temple in perspective, another building and steep stairway with shrines attached; right peak with shrine on top and trees at base; before Mount Gerizim, colonnade
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1012
2 2     O: worn