RPC IV.2, 2221 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2221 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Synnada
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Alliance with Hierapolis
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑV ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟⳞ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription ⳞΥΝΝΑΔΕΩΝ ΙΕΡ[ ]ΠΟΛΙ ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ
Reverse design to l., Apollo standing, r., holding plectrum and lyre; to r., Zeus seated, l., holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Reference MG 413, no. 160a, L. Weber, JIAN 14 (1912), 93, L, b
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 37777
2 2     A: 5936 MG 413, no. 160a, perhaps with additional reverse legend variation: ⊏VΝΝΑΔΕΩΝ Κ [ΙΕ]ΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ ...
3 3     Kölner Münzkabinett 106 (11/03/2017), 425