RPC VI, 10878 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume VI
Number 10878 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Prusias ad Hypium
Reign Maximinus
Person (obv.) Maximinus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Γ ΙΟΥ ΟΥΗ ΜΑΞΙΜΕΙΝΟϹ ΑΥ[Γ?]
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Maximinus, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΥϹΙΕΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΥΠΙΩ
Reverse design Hercules standing, right, holding Hippolyte by hair seated, right, on horse fallen, right, and lifting club overhead with the other hand in order to hit her
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ H.I. coll.
2 2     CNG EA 300, 10 Apr. 2013, lot 430 (part lot)