RPC IV.4, 2071

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2071
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Person (rev.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Year ΚΒ = 22
Dating AD 158/9
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ L ΚΒ
Reverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 9004
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3: same obv. die as 2069/1.
Note ΑVΛΗΡΙϹ.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1862,0614.313 BMC 1313
2 2     NY: 1944.100.61116
3 3     DS 9004 = Ars et Nummus 9–10 (1970), 118 (Figari - Mosconi 805) = CNG 43 (24. 9. 1997), 1176