RPC IV.2, 2198 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2198 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Synaus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue Pseudo-autonomous': Marcus and Verus, co-emperors? Without personal name but perhaps part of or contemporary with issue of Menandros Ask[lepiadou], archon for the second time
Dating c. 161-169, possibly 163-165
Obverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ϹVΝΚΛΗΤΟϹ
Obverse design draped bust of the Senate (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ϹVΝΑƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.72 g
Axis 1, 5, 6, 12
Reference BMC 10, Cop 700
Specimens 12 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 10
2     Cop: 700
3     SNG vA 3964
4     O
5     P: 1984
6     ✸ P: 1988
7     NY: 1944.100.50581
8     A: ex coll. Soutzos SNG 1579
9     G. Hirsch 343 (26/11/2018), 2334
10     Naville Numismatics 15 (07/06/2015), 281
11     Private coll. CGT = Savoca Numismatik Blue Auction 11 (28/10/2018), 1254
12     Private coll. CGT