RPC VII.2, 2174

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume VII.2
Number 2174
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyclades
Region Cyclades
City Siphnus
Reign Pupienus and Balbinus
Person (obv.) Pupienus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Μ ΠΟΥΠΙΗ ΜΑΞΙΜΟϹ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Pupienus, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ϹΙΦΝΙⲰΝ
Reverse design Athena Promachos advancing r., holding spear and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 14.08 g
Axis 6
Reference Le Quéré 76 corr.
Specimens 2
Note Tentatively described as a coin of Septimius Severus by Le Quéré. On the rev., the last letters are retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 402
2     V: GR 14982