RPC IV.2, 3046 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3046 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Second half of reign of Marcus Aurelius: »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 169-175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΑV Κ Μ Α ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls), r.
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝƐΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design lighted torch on altar, entwined by serpent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 7.47 g
Axis 3, 9
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 349 SNG 699
2     V: GR 16153
3     Yale: ex PRF