Bronze Drachm of Antoninus Pius

Title

Bronze Drachm of Antoninus Pius

Inventory Number

DN 120

Materials

AE

Weight

22.10 g

Diameter

34 mm

Mint

Alexandria in Egypt

Description

Obverse: laureate portrait of Antoninus Pius r. faded inscription: ΑVΤ Κ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤωΝƐΙΝΟС СƐΒ ƐVС(Β). Reverse: Isis Pharia standing, holding sail and sistrum. Faded inscription: L ΔƐΚΑΤΟV (year 10)

Date

146/147 AD

Bibliography

Unpublished

Comparisons

BMC, Alexandria and the Nomes, nos. 1114-115; Dattari, nos. 2666-2667; Milne, no 1921; Emmett, no. 1590.

Files

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Date Added
October 4, 2017
Collection
Roman Coins
Item Type
Ancient Coin
Citation
“Bronze Drachm of Antoninus Pius,” Diniacopoulos Coin Collection, accessed August 21, 2018, https://diniacopoulos.omeka.net/items/show/10.