RPC IV.2, 2924 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2924 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Dating c. 169–175
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Α ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls), right
Reverse inscription ΛΑΜΨΑΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design to right, Omphale standing, seen from behind, undressing; to left, Heracles standing, right, holding club(?) and about to throw lion skin over Omphale's shoulders
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ G: II, 272, no. 13, pl. 48.5 (rev.) SNG I, no. 1237