RPC IV.3, 9101 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 9101 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹƐ ϹƐΒΑ ΘΥΓΑ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝƐΑϹ ΠοΛƐⲰϹ ϹVΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛΑΙ ƐΤ ΠΗ
Reverse design cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing, facing, wearing headdress of three plumes, having supports; between two stags
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.31 g
Axis 12
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 162, end of reverse legend obscure
2     ✸ P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1018
3     Mu: 7