RPC IV.1, 3711 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3711 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Chersonesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous'
Dating c. 161–180
Obverse inscription Γ (in r. field) ΧΕΡ (ΧΕΡ may be retrograde)
Obverse design Asclepius standing, facing, head, left, holding sperpent-staff
Reverse inscription ΕΛΕΥ (first Ε may be inverted)
Reverse design Hygieia standing, right, feeding serpent from patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Anokhin, Chersonesus266
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     St Petersburg: 338 Anokhin, Chersonesus 266, pl. XVIII
2 2     ✸ P: 71