RPC IV.2, 2492 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2492 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Peltae
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Issue Marcus Aurelius as Caesar
Dating c. 144–161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΠΕΛΤΗΝΩΝ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, left, holding Nike over lighted altar and spear; beside, shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1806 Wa 6382
2 2     O
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 233 (06/10/2015), 2039
4 4     Private coll. CGT