RPC IV.2, 2635 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2635 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lesbus
City Koinon of Lesbos
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate ]grinos (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 166-169
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟ ΑΝ[ΤΩΝΙ]ΝΟ ΠΑΡ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ [ ] ΚοΙ ΛΕϹΝΩΝ(sic)
Reverse design to l., Demeter standing, r., holding long torch; in centre, emperor standing, l., raising arm, holding spear; to r., youthful Dionysus standing, l., holding cantharus and long thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 2
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 320
2 2     L: BMC 2
3 3     ✸ NY: 1944.100.44605