RPC IV.2, 11321 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11321 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lesbus
City Mytilene
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Crispina (Augusta)
Magistrate Au. Fou. Dionysios (strategos)
Issue Reign of Marcus Aurelius or Commodus
Dating c. 178-182
Obverse inscription [ΚΡΙϹΠƐΙΝΑ] ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Crispina, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Ϲ[ ] ΦΟΥ [
Reverse design to l., emperor (Marcus Aurelius or Commodus) standing, l., raising r. arm; to r., turreted Tyche of Mytilene standing, l., crowning emperor, holding Dionysiac herm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 24.35 g
Axis 6
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
2     Mytilene Museum 284 = Archontidou-Argyri/Labarre 129, no. 39, pl. 20.39
3     Yale: ex PRF, reverse legend obscure, cast in V
4     V: GR 16998, both legends legend obscure
5     ✸ V: GR 16999
6     H.D. Rauch Summer 2011 (19/09/2011), 745