RPC IV.2, 2652 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2652 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Clazomenae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Mar. Anto. Maximos (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 166-169
Obverse inscription [ΑVΤΟ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡ ΟV]ΗΡΟϹ [ ] ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed busts of Marcus Aurelius (on l., long beard with long curls) and Lucius Verus (on r.), facing each other, both wearing cuirass and paludamentum
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ ΜΑΡ ΑΝΤΩ ΜΑϹϹΙΜΟV ΚΛΑΖΟ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design helmeted nude hero (Paralos or Parphoros) advancing, l., head, r., holding sword and raising shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 18.44 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 210
2     Private coll. F. Jarman, Germany