RPC IV.2, 2686 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2686 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Metropolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Publius (strategos)
Issue Marcus Aurelius as Caesar
Dating c. 139–146
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse design to left, Dioscuri standing, right, each holding spear; to right, Ares standing, left, holding spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1618 Wa 1765