RPC IV.2, 1850 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1850 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Cidyessus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Sestilius Severus (asiarch)
Issue Crispina: Late reign of Marcus or early sole reign of Commodus
Dating 178–c. 182
Obverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ϹΥΝΚΛΗΤοϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΗϹ ϹΕΒΗΡοΥ ΚΙΔΥΗϹϹΕΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, facing, head, right, holding spear, resting arm on shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference vA Phryg. I, 509–10
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-2188 SNG vA 3758 = vA Phryg. I, 509, pl. 16
2 2     P: 787 Wa 5850
3 3     P-AIBL: P-23.1826 Fonds Robert 792, bought at Istanbul [Stamboul] / Thrace in 1946
4 4     Private coll. Andreas Reich