RPC IV.2, 385 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 385 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lesbus
City Mytilene
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Magistrate Pom. Tryphonianos (strategos)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–163, perhaps AD 163
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ ΠοΜ ΤΡVΦ[ΩΝΙΑ]ΝΟV ΜVΤΙΛ
Reverse design Artemis standing in biga drawn by galloping stags, r., drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder, holding bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Reference BMC 203
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 203 H.P. Borrell, NC 1845, 59, no. 16