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cn type 7953

Mint
Philippopolis 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
145-153 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑΥΤ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹΕΒ
Design
Laureate bust of Antoninus Pius, left, wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ΗΓΕΜ Μ ΠΟΝΤ ϹΑΒΕΙΝΟV ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟ ΡΟΔΟΠΗ
Design
Female figure (Rhodope) seated right on rock, holding flowers in left hand.
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Type variations
1. Iconography in the background of the revers: tree.
Persons
Sitter
Antoninus Pius 🔍
Legatus Augusti pro praetore
M. Pontius Sabinus 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
5 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Average Weight
18.69 g (1x)
Citation
Varbanov, The Coinage of Philippopolis. Vol. II Catalogue 2, Bourgas 2019 p. 43, nr. VI.9 
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. 7429 
Literature
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values III Band 3, Thrace (from Perinthus to Trajanopolis), 2007 p. 97, nr. 709  
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/4/7429  
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cn type 7953, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/7953 [Last downloaded: 2024/04/22]
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