RPC IV.2, 9816 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9816 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Issue Issue 2
Dating 138–161
Obverse inscription Τ ΑΙ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Antoninus Pius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, left, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΠΗΝΗ(sic) ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design sacred covered wagon drawn by four mules, left; within, driver
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 12
Reference Karwiese 228
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Ephesus: 127/96 found at 'Stadion', record in card index of V Universität = Karwiese 228 ('V37', R67)
2 2     ✸ Numismatica Ars Classica 59 (04/04/2011), 2004 = Triton 15 (03/01/2012), 1387; both sides with traces of tooling; obverse die probably 'refreshed': Τ ΑΙΛ(!) ΚΑΙСΑΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟС