RPC IV.1, 25213 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 25213 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Aelius Pontikos (heros)
Dating c. 178
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝοc
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΙ ΠοΝΤΙΚΟΥ ΗΡ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis advancing left, holding torch in each hand.
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ N&N London EA 43, 14 Jan. 2024, lot 575