RPC IV.2, 1744 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1744 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Hierocaesarea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: Single issue?
Dating c. 163-165 (?)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤΟ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΟΚΑΙϹΑΡƐΩΝ
Reverse design Perseus advancing, r., wearing military dress, holding harpa and Medusa-head
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 23.87 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 635
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979-1-1-1981, ex private coll. H. von Aulock, not catalogued in vA
2     ✸ Yale: 2004.6.288, ex PRF Frank Sternberg 24 (19/11/1990), 347 = GRPCL Hierocaesarea 89 = Hochard 635a, pl. 32, obverse lightly double struck