RPC IV.2, 37 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 37 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Tiberius Claudius Zelos (hiereus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥ[ΤΟ ΚΑΙ] ΜΑΡ ΑΥ[ΡΗ ΑΝΤΩ]ΝΙΝΟϹ (?)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, left, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ]Ϲ ΙΕΡΕΥϹ ΕΠΙΝΙΚΙΟΝ ΑΝ[ ] ΑΦΡΟΔΕΙϹΕ[
Reverse design in centre, emperor (Lucius Verus) standing, left, wearing military dress, erecting trophy, holding short sceptre; before trophy, bound captive seated, left; to right, Nike, standing, left, crowning emperor, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 5
Reference MacDonald type 61
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 273 Wa 2208 = MacDonald type 61, pl. VIII (R206)