RPC IV.2, 2993 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2993 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Kl. Hestiaios [II?] (neokoros)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΚΛ ΕϹΤΙΑΙοV ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design Sarapis seated, l., wearing kalathos, extending arm over Cerberus, holding long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 25.80 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Delepierre 31 SNG 687, obverse as 'laureate'