RPC IV.2, 1724 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1724 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Ancyra
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Klo. Demosthenes (archon)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Λ ΚΛΩ ΔΗΜοϹΘƐΝοΥϹ ΑΡΧ ΑΝΚΥΡΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, l., holding patera over lion, resting arm on tympanum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 13.02 g
Axis 5, 6, 7
Reference BMC 30, Cop 140
Specimens 25 (11 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 30
2     Cop: 140
3     Mu SNG 98
4     NY: 1944.100.49935
5     O
6     P: 349
7     P: 351 Wa 5643
8     B: ex coll. Sperling
9     ✸ B: 1914/740 Prowe III, 1877, part of lot, not illustrated
10     V: GR 30177
11     V: GR 30283
12     Bern: Righetti 1145
13     Lindgren I, 887
14     Lindgren I, A887A
15     Falghera 1050
16     Falghera 1051
17     Hauck & Aufhäuser 15 (21/03/2000), 342, pl. 10 = Helios Numismatik 5 (25/06/2010), 897
18     E.J. Waddell 1 (09/12/1982), 334, pl. 21
19     Schulten 20 (01/04/1987), 724
20     V-ON Leypold II, no. 1428 = G. Hirsch 169 (20/02/1991), 943, under 'Ancyra in Galatia'
21     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 21 (07/09/2014), 423
22     Aufhäuser 6 (05/10/1989), 410 = Numismatik Naumann 56 (06/08/2017), 368
23     G. Hirsch 196 (24/09/1997), 763 = G. Hirsch 198 (11/02/1998), 606 = G. Hirsch 204 (05/05/1999), 692, reverse lightly double struck
24     Roma Numismatics Electronic Sale 26 (30/042/2016), 404
25     CNG Electronic Auction 352 (03/06/2015), 311