RPC IV.2, 3047 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3047 (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 ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls), r.
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design lighted torch on altar, entwined by serpent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.23 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1961-3-1-175
2     NY: 1944.100.42830
3     ✸ Savoca Numismatik 18 (08/10/2017), 257
4     Private coll. CGT = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 39 (03/01/2016), 561