RPC IV.2, 2557 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2557 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Sex. I. Faustos (first archon)
Issue Issue 2
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΒΗΡοϹ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), r.
Reverse inscription ϹƐΞ Ι ΦΑΥϹΤοV ΓƐΡΜΗΝ (Ξ shaped as エ)
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding patera, resting arm on shield; beside, upright spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 8.77 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Ehling 97
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 335 SNG 977, misreading reverse legend as 'ϹΤΡ ΦΑΥϹΤΟΥ ΓΕΡΜΗΝ'
2     Private collection Plankenhorn, Germany