Æ 36. Obv. AY KAI M AYPH ANTΩNEINOC. Laureate, draped bust of Caracalla r. Rev. IΔH above l., CKHΨIΩN ΔAPΔA in exergue. Eros on a rock advancing l. and holding out an apple to Aphrodite r., behind whom are standing Hera and Athena; behind Eros is a tree, and above him the reclining figure of the mountain-god Ida (Illustration from Bernhart).
* Alexandreia in Egypt, coins of Antoninus Pius (not illustrated), large bronzes (“drachms”) of year 5 with variant designs but showing Eros attending on Aphrodite.
References: Bernhart, Aphrodite, 314a, 314b
References: RPC IV, 14831, 15220, 15324; Geissen 1406; Dattari 2997
Rarity: Common (but very seldom encountered in trade)