RPC IV.2, 1029 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1029 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: (Mostly) single issue?
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of turreted Artemis Leukophryene standing, facing, having supports, being crowned by two flying Nikai; between two standing eagles with spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 13.60 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Schultz 114–15
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.46477 Schultz 114, pl. 8 (rev.)
2     V: GR 31927
3     Ex private coll. R.E. Hecht = Schultz 115.2, pl. 8
4     ✸ Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün 64 (20/11/2014), 1990
5     G. Hirsch 263 (24/09/2009), 2799
6     Private coll. CGT
7     CNG Electronic Auction 289 (24/10/2012), 13
8     Roma Numismatics Electronic Sale 1 (31/08/2013), 341
9     Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün 64 (20/11/2014), 1991