RPC IV.2, 9686 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9686 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Group 1: early in the reign of Pius
Dating c. 138-142(?)
Obverse inscription [ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐB (?)]
Obverse design laureate(?) head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription [ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ?] ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design to l., Hygieia standing, r., feeding serpent from patera; to r., Asclepius standing, facing, head, l., holding serpent-staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 15.18 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ V: GR 16144, under 'Trajan', both sides with signs of tooling, attribution to Cyzicus not entirely certain