RPC VI, 3533 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VI
Number 3533 (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 Heracles standing nude facing, head right, wrestling against the giant Antaeus and hurling him to the ground(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1921,0213.201