RPC IV.3, 26 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 26 (temporary)
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Uncertain
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 166–169
Obverse inscription ΥΤ ΚΑΙ?] Α]ΥΡΗ[Λ?] [ΑΝΤΩ]ΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare(?)-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass(?), right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ] ΑΡΧ [ ] ΑΒΥΔΗΝΩΝ (?)
Reverse design nude male bearded figure (Zeus, Poseidon or Heracles?) standing, left, holding undertain object (sceptre or trident?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Reference J. Scholz, NZ 33 (1901), 35, no. 56 corr.
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ J. Scholz, NZ 33 (1901), 35, no. 56, under 'Abydus', worn, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin