RPC IV.2, 1638 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1638 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Lydia
City Tripolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΛΗΤΩ ΤΡΙΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Leto seated, l., holding patera(?) and long transverse sceptre over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference GRMK 137, no. 4
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3989 = GRMK 137, no. 4, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer
2 2     ✸ Private coll. Robert Effler = Harmer Rooke 20/03/1974, 1152 = CNG Electronic Auction 110 (16/03/2005), 115, ex private coll. G.R. Drewry = GRPCL Tripolis (formerly Apollonia) 115