RPC IV.2, 2663 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2663 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription ] ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟ[
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΦΕⳞΙΩΝ [ΔΙ]Ⳟ ΝΕΩΚο ΠΡΩΤΩΝ ΑⳞΙΑⳞ
Reverse design in centre, cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing on base, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports; between two emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, each wearing toga and holding patera over lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6
Reference Karwiese 290(b)
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 724, worn Karwiese 290 (V5)