RPC IV.4, 16608 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 16608 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΙϚ = 16
Dating AD 175/6
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗ]ΛΙΟϹ ΑΝΤⲰΝ[ΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription L ΙϚ
Reverse design Euthenia reclining l., (on sphinx), holding ears of corn and lotus-flower
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 3457
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)
Note Most specimens are too worn to see if the portrait originally had drapery.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     D 3457
1 1     NY: 1944.100.61323
2 2     ✸ Yale
2 2     Mu: 423
3 3     Aiello
4 4     Matthijs