RPC IV.2, 2372 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2372 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Parium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Group 2: Marcus and Faustina II without ethnic
Dating c. 161-165 or later
Obverse inscription IMPER CAI(sic) M AV ANTο
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (medium length beard - long beard with short curls?) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ANTo FAV AVG
Reverse design to l., bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (medium length beard - long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum r.; to r., draped bust of Faustina II, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.86 g
Axis 6, 8
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1832-9-2-113 Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina, 78, no. '51', pl. 79
2     Heritage World Coin Auctions Long Beach Signature Sale 3049 (08/09/2016), 32211
3     Private coll. CGT = Leu Numismatik Web Auction 1 (25/06/2017), 742
4     ✸ Numismatik Naumann 65 (06/05/2018), 316