RPC IV.2, 1399 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1399 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Saitta
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Okt. Artemidoros (first archon)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus or sole ruler
Dating c. 179-180
Obverse inscription ΖƐVϹ ΠΑΤΡΙΟϹ (Ζ reversed)
Obverse design diademed head of Zeus Patrios with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΡΤƐΜΙΔΩΡΟV ΑΡΧ Α ϹΑΙΤΤΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Apollo standing, r., holding plectrum and lyre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.87 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1781, BMC 6–7
Specimens 10

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 6, pl. XXIII.2 Hochard 1781d, pl. 96
2     L: BMC 7
4     Private coll. CGT
5     Aufhäuser 9 (07/10/1992), 178
6     MünzZentrum 105 (10/01/2001), 415 = Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün 64 (20/11/2014), 1118, ex PRF
7     Numismatik Naumann 48 (20/11/2016), 383
8     ✸ Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 35 (06/09/2015), 455
9     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 39 (03/01/2016), 627 = GRPCL Saitta 16
10     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1156
11     Yale: 2004.6.2933, ex PRF Hochard 1781b, pl. 96