RPC IV.2, 1330 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1330 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Magnesia ad Sipylum
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 144-161
Obverse inscription ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ϹΙΠVΛΟV
Reverse design infant (Plutos?) standing, l., holding fruit in folds of chiton
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.61 g
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference BMC 59, Cop 262
Specimens 24

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 59, pl. XVI.6 (rev.)
2     P: 675
3     P: 676
4     P: 677 Wa 5082
5     B: I-B
6     B: I-B
7     C: Leake 2000, Asiatic Greece, p. 79.7
8     Cop: 262
9     Mu SNG 268
10     Sardis Excavations 164
11     Yale: ex PRF
12     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1040
13     C: no number
14     Solidus Online 16 (17/06/2017), 186
15     H.D. Rauch Summer 2011 (19/09/2011), 703
16     SNG Tatış I, no. 578
17     CNG Electronic Auction 369 (24/02/2016), 429
18     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann) 32 (07/06/2015), 325
19     Private coll. Lars Rutten
20     H.D. Rauch Electronic Sale 16 (13/12/2014), 5134
21     Aufhäuser 13 (07/10/1997), 381
22     Gorny & Mosch 142 (10/10/2005), 1792 = Hauck & Aufhäuser 20 (16/10/2007), 325
23     Manisa: 10635 Önder 126
24     Münster: M 1218