RPC IV.2, 1670 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


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 Publius Livius Dionysios (strategos)
Issue Marcus Aurelius
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass, right, seen from rear wearing cuirass, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ Π ΛΙΒ ΔΙΟΝΥϹΙΟΥ ΑΙΖΑΝΙΤΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Zeus of Aezani, standing, left, holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6
Reference vA Aizanoi 59, BMC 113
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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