RPC IV.2, 17547 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 17547 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Claudius Mu— Severus (strategos)
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of reign of Marcus Aurelius (»Kyzikos«)
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΚοΡΗ ϹΩΤΕΙΡΑ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira wearing necklace, right
Reverse inscription [ΕΠΙ?] ϹΤΡ [Μ?] ΚΛ ϹΕΒΗΡΟΥ ΚΥΖΙΚΗ ΝΕΟΚ
Reverse design Tyche standing, facing, head, left, wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 36 (04/10/2015), 378