RPC IV.2, 1757 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1757 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Silandus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Trajan (Augustus)
Magistrate Sta. Attalianos (first archon)
Dating c. 163–165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΔΑΚΙΚοϹ ΕΠΙΝΙΚΙοϹ ΕΠΙ ϹΤΑ ΑΤΤΑΛΙΑΝοΥ ΑΡ ϹΙΛΑΝΔΕΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Trajan in military dress standing, l., extending r. arm, holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Hochard 2231 corr., Price & Trell 354
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1974-1-2-33 MMAG 41 (18/06/1970), 437, pl. 25
2 2     Private coll. CGT = MünzZentrum 135 (10/01/2007), 250 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4 (05/12/2011), 126 = Roma Numismatics 4 (30/09/2012), 2208
3 3     Private coll. = G. Hirsch 236 (23/09/2004), 2345 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4 (05/12/2011), 125 = GRPCL Silandos 53
4 4     CNG Electronic Auction 278 (25/04/2012), 206
5 5     Yale: 2009.110.57 CNG Mail Bid Sale 69 (08/06/2005), 1005 = Hochard 2231b, pl. 130, misreading 'label' part of reverse legend in exergue as 'ΔΑΚΙΚΟΣ ΕΠΙΜΕΛΗΤ' and interpreting it as part of Attalianos' name and titles