RPC IV.2, 2983 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2983 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Synaus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucilla (Augusta)
Issue Lucilla: Without personal name but perhaps part of issue of Menandros Ask[lepiadou], archon for the second time
Dating c. 163–169, perhaps 163–165
Obverse inscription ΛΟΥΚΙΛΛΑ ϹΕ(Β)
Obverse design draped bust of Lucilla, right
Reverse inscription ϹΥΝΑΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus (Lydios) standing, left, holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1996 Wa 6516
2 2     V-Universität: Inv. 12146, under 'Uncertain'
3 3     Private coll. CGT, ex Gitbud & Naumann
4 4     Private coll. CGT = Savoca Numismatik Blue 9 (25/08/2018), 957