RPC IV.2, 11201 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11201 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Faustina II: »Kyzikos« (Group 2)
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 176
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥ[ϹΤΕΙΝΑ] ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝ ΝΕ[Ο]ΚΟ
Reverse design Demeter standing in biga drawn by coiling serpents, right, holding torch in each hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 3
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: reverse worn
2 2     ✸ Schulten 17 (22/10/1985), 425 = Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 12 (10/04/2003), 161