RPC IV.2, 2589 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2589 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Dardanus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating c. 162-165
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΕΙИΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΑΡΔΑИΙⲰИ
Reverse design Zeus in the form of an eagle, facing, head, r., spreading wings, abducting nude Ganymede with Phrygian cap and pedum, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.27 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 629
2     Private coll. M. Staal = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 38 (06/12/2015), 442