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cn coin 9411

Connected to Type
CN Type 1720 🔍
Mint
Augusta Traiana 🔍
Region: Thrace
Date
161-169 AD
Roman Imperial Period
Obverse
Legend
Legend obverse ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗ-ΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Design
Bare head of Lucius Verus, right.
Reverse
Legend
Legend reverse ΑVΓΟVϹΤ-ΗϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΗϹ
Design
Nude youthful Dionysus standing left, crossing right over left leg, holding cantharus in right hand over panther, seated left, head right, long thyrsus in left arm, resting on column.
Persons
Sitter
Lucius Verus 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
unit 🔍
Material
bronze
Diameter
19 mm
Weight
4.27 g
Owner
Regionalen Arheologičeski Muzej - Plovdiv, Plovdiv, bg  
Please note that the current ownership is not confirmed.
Reproduction Owner
BBAW, Berlin [de]
Plaster Cast No: PLOVDIV 709 194
Public Commentary
Das Attribut des Dionysos in der rechten Hand wird in der zitierten Literatur als Zweig interpretiert. Das Exemplar aus der Sammlung von Herrn Hourmouziadis legt indes die Vermutung nahe, dass es sich um einen sehr kleinen Kantharos handelt.
Citation
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Augusta Traiana und Traianopolis, Berlin 1991 p. 67, nr. 94, pl. 6, pic. 94 
Literature
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 82, nr. 905 
Heuchert, RPC Online nr. 10346 
Schönert-Geiß, Die Münzprägung von Augusta Traiana und Traianopolis, Berlin 1991 p. 67, nr. 94 
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values II 2. Thrace (from Abdera to Pautalia), Bourgas 2005 p. 82, nr. 905 
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. 10346 
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cn coin 9411, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/CN_9411 [Last downloaded: 2022/01/16]
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