RPC IV.2, 1827 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1827 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Iulia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Faustina II with hairstyle Fittschen 1: Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Dating c. 147–176, probably c. 161-176
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΙοΥΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Mên standing with foot on bucranium, facing, head, right, wearing Phrygian cap, holding long sceptre and statue; behind his shoulders, crescent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference vA Phryg. I, 417–18
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1398 CMRDM 66, no. 3, pl. XXIV, obverse as 'Lucilla' = vA Phryg. 417, pl. 13
2 2     B: I-B
3 3     ✸ NSB Web Auction 4 (03/04/2021), 240