RPC IV.4, 2228


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2228
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Issue Year ΚΔ = 24
Dating AD 160/1
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription L ΚΔ
Reverse design griffin seated, left, paw on wheel
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 9073, Geissen 1938
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 2229/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: HCR56447 = DS 9073
2 2     ✸ Cologne Geissen 1938