RPC IV.2, 1430 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #8

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1430 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Neikomachos (without title)
Dating c. 140-144
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΥΠΑ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΝƐΙΚΟΜΑΧΟV ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design winged caduceus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 3.35 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference Hochard 1959-60, BMC 143–4, Cop 528
Specimens 35

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 143
2     L: BMC 144
3     C: Leake 2322, Asiatic Greece, p. 107.19
4     Weber 6911 = Hochard 1959a, pl. 112
5     B: (Löbb)
6     B: I-B
7     Sardis Excavations C82–162
8     ✸ P: 1246 Wa 5255 = Hochard 1960b, pl. 112
10     Cop: 528
11     Sardis Excavations C82–163
12     Sardis Excavations 1982–223
13     O
14     V: GR 19576
15     Princeton: Inv. 3536 Levy-Bastien 1773, not illustrated
16     Istanbul: KD 527
17     P: 1244
18     P: 1243 Hochard 1960h, pl. 112
19     P: 1245
21     Lindgren I, 817
22     Tübingen SNG 3813
23     Tübingen SNG 3814
24     Sardis Excavations (1910–14) 293
25     Sardis Excavations (1910–14) 294
26     Sardis Excavations (1910–14) 295
27     Sardis Excavations (1910–14) 296
28     Sardis Excavations (1910–14) 297
29     Sardis Excavations 292a
30     Sardis Excavations 292b
31     Aphrodisias 392
32     CNG Electronic Auction 126 (09/11/2005), 202
33     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 14 (02/03/2014), 491
34     Freiburg: 13783
35     Manisa: 16768 Önder 293
36     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1218
37     GRPCL Sardes (Sardis) 449, perhaps identical with one of the specimens listed above