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cn coin 639

Connected to Type
CN Type 7055 🔍
Mint
Byzantion 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
c. 176 AD
Roman Imperial Period
Obverse
Die
Byz_2055_V16 🔍
Legend
Legend obverse ΒΥΖΑΣ
Design
Head of bearded Byzas, right, wearing crested helmet with open visor. Border of dots.
Reverse
Die
Byz_2055_R19 🔍
Legend
Legend reverse Є • Θ • - ΦΑV // ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙ/ΩΝ
Design
Prow with naval ram, left; on top, emperor (Marcus Aurelius) standing right on base with shield on it, holding spear in right hand, extending left hand; to right, in front of the emperor, trophy.
Persons
eponymous deity/heroes
Faustina II. 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
4 unit 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
26 mm / 24 mm
Owner
Corpus Christi College, Cambridge, gb  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: 2055, Lewis Cambridge 28, Corpus Christi
Public Commentary
https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/4/8723
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 143, nr. 2055, pl. 126, pic. 2055 
Bompois, Collection Ferdinand Bompois = M. H. Hoffmann, Auktionskatalog, Paris 16. Januar 1882, 1882 nr. 585 
Literature
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Byzantion. Kaiserzeit, Berlin 1972 p. 143, nr. 2055-2056, pl. 126 
Bompois, Collection Ferdinand Bompois = M. H. Hoffmann, Auktionskatalog, Paris 16. Januar 1882, 1882 nr. 585 
Heuchert, RPC IV: Roman Provincial Coinage. Vol. IV: From Antoninus Pius to Commodus (AD 138–192). online (temporary), http://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/ nr. 8723 
Cite this record:
cn coin 639, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_639 [Last downloaded: 2021/05/18]
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