RPC IV.2, 2521 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2521 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription [ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ] ΑVΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard), r.
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design Dionysus seated, l., feeding panther, resting arm on throne
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 364 SNG 690 = Wa 738, beginning of obverse legend erased
2 2     B: Cassel 1925