RPC IV.2, 11195 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11195 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169, mostly c.AD 161–165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥ[Ζ]ΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Hades standing in galloping quadriga, right, struggling with Persephone; beneath horses, flower-basket
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
4 4     ✸ V: GR 27942, under 'Lucius Verus'