RPC IV.4, 2229


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2229
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 panther standing, right, head, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 3225, Geissen 1941
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 2228/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1864,1118.352 BMC Suppl 3052
2 2     Cologne Geissen 1941
3 3     Private coll. Jeroen van Gessel