RPC IV.2, 1526 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1526 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Tabala
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Menophantos (hiereus)
Issue Group 1: ƐΠΙ & personal name in Genitive case
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ (first Ρ shaped as Ϸ)
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΗΝοΦΑΝΤοV ΙƐΡ ΤΑΒΑΛƐΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, l., holding patera over lion, resting arm on tympanum; tympanum decorated with a star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.29 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 2304, KM 185, no. 1
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: B-I KM 185, no. 1 = Hochard 2304a, pl. 135
2     Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 15 (21/10/2004), coll. J.-P. Righetti, 865 = CNG Electronic Auction 224 (16/12/2009), 389 = GRPCL Tabala 17
3     Manisa: 11167 Önder 328