RPC IV.2, 3220 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3220 (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 ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ 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 ΚΡΑΤΙΠΠΟΥ [ ] ΔΙϹ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design to left, Auge seated on the wooden chest that brought her to Mysia, right; to right, the Mysian king Teuthras standing, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Reference Weisser 995
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L
2 2     ✸ P: 1285 (Medaillon) SNG 2130 = Weisser 995, pl. 15