RPC IV.2, 2325 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2325 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Kl. Hestiaios [II?] (neokoros)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗ[ΛΙ] ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΚΛ ΕϹΤΙΑ[ΟV ΝΕΩΚΟΡΟV ΚVΖ]ΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, clasping hands over tripod, each wearing toga
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 20.23 g
Axis 7
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1924-10-15-6