RPC IV.2, 1834 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1834 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Ceretapa Diocaesarea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 139-146
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΒΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΚƐΡƐΤΑΠƐΩΝ ΔΙΟΚƐϹΑΡƐΩΝ(sic)
Reverse design to l., nude Heracles (youthful) standing, facing, head, r., wearing lion-scalp, resting arm on club, holding lion skin; to r., Zeus standing, l., holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 27.79 g
Axis 6
Reference vA Phryg. I, 489, BMC 7
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 7, pl. XV.9 (rev.) W. Wroth, NC 1896, 97, no. 18 = Robert, Villes, p. 325, n. 7, pl. XXXV.5 = vA Phryg. I, 489, pl. 14