RPC IV.2, 3207 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3207 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Aulus Tullius Cratippus (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription Υ ΚΑΙ Μ Α]ΥΡΗΛΙ [ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ [ϹΤΡΑ Α ΤΥΛ ΚΡ]ΑΤΙΠΠΟΥ ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ ΔΙϹ ΝΕΟΚΟΡ
Reverse design to left, Hygieia standing, right, feeding serpent from patera; to right, Asclepius standing, facing, head, left, holding serpent-staff; in centre, small nude male figure standing, right, holding bird(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 7
Reference Weisser 855 corr., J.N. Svoronos, JIAN 13 (1911), 118, no. 9
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18203311, Löbb. J.N. Svoronos, JIAN 13 (1911), 118, no. 9, pl. I.23 (rev.) = von Fritze, Pergamon, pp. 48 and 53, pl. V.13 (rev.) = Weisser 855, pl. 13, emperor on obverse as 'Lucius Verus'