RPC IV.2, 1670 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1670 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Aezani
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate P. Liv. Dionysios (strategos)
Issue Marcus Aurelius
Dating 161-180, probably 161-176
Obverse inscription ΑV Κ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ Π ΛΙΒ ΔΙΟΝVϹΙΟV ΑΙΖΑΝΙΤΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Zeus of Aezani, standing, l., holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 26.09 g
Axis 6
Reference vA Aizanoi 59, BMC 113
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 113
2     ✸ V: GR 19726 vA Aizanoi 59, pl. 77
3     L: 1979-1-1-2117 vA 3357