RPC IV.1, 3531 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3531 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–162
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοc ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤοc
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓΕΙΩΝ
Reverse design nude Zeus standing, facing, head, right, holding long sceptre, resting left arm on hip; to right, eagle standing, right, head, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 3, 5, 9, 11
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu: 34c
2 2     V: GR 14297, under 'Caracalla', broken, 6.13g, on reverse, eagle obscure
3 3     NY: 1956.174.84, obverse legend obscure
4 4     O
5 5     B: I-B