RPC IV.2, 2899 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2899 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Amorium
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Sertor Antonius
Dating c. 144–161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΕΡΤΟΡΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝ ΑΜΟΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design in centre, Rhea seated, right, head, facing; to left, infant Zeus standing with one knee on rock, facing, head, right, extending left arm; to left, eagle flying towards lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Katsari, Amorium 80, no. L10-11
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1970-9-9-104
2 2     Afyon: Inv. 1370, from Afyonkarahisar Katsari, Amorium 80, no. L10, pl. 9