RPC IV.2, 17408 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 17408 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Maeonia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Qu(e)intos II (first archon)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165, probably c. 161-163
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΚVΙΝΤοΥ Β ΜΑΙοΝΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing, l., holding poppy, two ears of corn and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.43 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1222 corr.
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
5     ✸ Bern: Righetti 1040 GRPCL Maionia 109 = Hochard 1222a, pl. 63, misreading reverse legend as 'ΕΠΙ ΚΥΕΙΝΤΟΥΒ ΑΡΧ ΜΑΙΟΝΩΝ'
11     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1069
18     Numismatik Naumann 52 (02/04/2017), 1076 = GRPCL Maionia 112, perhaps with additional obverse legend variation