RPC IV.2, 272 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 272 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Claudius Proklos the sophist (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–166
Obverse inscription ϹΜΥΡΝΑΙωΝ
Obverse design draped bust of Zeus Akraios, left
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡ ΚΛ ΠΡΟΚΛΟΥ ϹΟΦΙϹΤ ϹΜ (in l. field)
Reverse design turreted Amazon Smyrna seated, left, holding patera and double axe, resting arm on pelta
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference Klose XIV, Serie B, 9, KM 96, no. 3
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B KM 96, no. 3
2 2     Mu: 210
3 3     ✸ O Klose XIV, Serie B, 9, pl. 12 (R8)