RPC IV.2, 1188 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1188 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Blaundus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Claudius Valerianus (strategos)
Issue Marcus Aurelius
Dating c. 166–180, probably 169–175
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls), right
Reverse inscription Ϲ ΚΛ Β ΒΛΑΥΝΔΕΩΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΩΝ (Δ with long serifs)
Reverse design nude Heracles standing, right, brandishing club, placing left knee and left hand on Nemean lion seated, right, raising left forepaw
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 6
Reference Matern 53, LS 51, no. 9
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Amsterdam LS 51, no. 9 = GRPCL Blaundos 113
2 2     Fritz Rudolf Künker 20 (30/09/1991), 618, under 'Attaea?' = MünzZentrum 73 (22/04/1992), 996