RPC IV.2, 1805 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1805 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Scepsis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 169(?)–176(?)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΚΗΨΙΩΝ ΔΑΡ
Reverse design horned and draped extended bust of Dionysus (bearded), right, wearing kalathos and ivy wreath, holding cantharus and flower
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference GM 629, no. 233
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 879 GM 629, no. 233, pl. VIII.8 (rev.) = Lacroix, pl. V.3 (rev.)