RPC IV.2, 2906 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2906 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Eucarpia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate Gaius Claudius Flaccus
Dating c. 147–161, perhaps soon after 147
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΙΛ ΑΥΡ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard?), right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Γ ΚΛ ΦΛΑΚΚΟV ΕVΚΑΡΠΕΩΝ (Ρ shaped as Ϸ, some specimens with ΚΑ(sic) instead of ΚΛ)
Reverse design cult statue of Cybele standing, facing, wearing kalathos, placing right hand on lion seated beside her
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 5, 6, 11
Specimens 9 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-2215, ex private coll. H. von Aulock, not catalogued in vA
2 2     B: (Fox)
3 3     NY: 1975.36.1
4 4     Private collection H. I.
5 5     P: 1061
6 6     Private coll. C.S. Okray, Inv. 359 = Arslan & Lightfoot, no. 947
7 7     Kölner Münzkabinett 107 (07/10/2017), 206
8 8     Private coll. CGT, ex Gerhard Rohde
9 9     Boston: 63.1143