RPC IV.2, 1406 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1406 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sala
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Androneikos Salamonos (without title)
Dating c. 139-146
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙοϹ οVΗΡοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΝΔΡο ϹΑΛΑΜΩΝο(Ϲ) ϹΑΛΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus standing, r., crossing legs, holding bunch of grapes and cantharus, resting l. arm on column
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.69 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1099 (41) Wa 6453
2     B: (Löbb)
3     V: GR 36109, under 'Phrygia' Prowe III, 1537, not illustrated, obverse as 'Lucius Verus'
5     ✸ Lanz 146 (25/05/2009), 460 = GRPCL Sala 62
6     Yale: 2004.6.381, ex PRF Gorny 84 (13/10/1997), 5531