RPC IV.2, 286 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 286 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate P. Kl. Attalos, the sophist (without title)
Alliance with Laodicea ad Lycum
Dating c. 169-175
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑV ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΑΤΤΑΛΟϹ ϹΟΦΙϹΤΗϹ ΤΑΙϹ ΠΑΤΡΙϹΙ ϹΜVΡ ΛΑΟ
Reverse design in centre, Zeus of Laodicea standing, facing, holding eagle and long sceptre; between the two Nemeses of Smyrna standing, facing each other, each plucking chiton, l. one holding bridle, r. one holding cubit
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Average weight 30.49 g
Axis 6
Reference Klose LXXIX, Serie E, 4
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Tübingen SNG 3229 = Klose LXXIX, Serie E, 4, pl. 58 (V6, R4)