RPC IV.1, 3903 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3903 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Bizya
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), right
Reverse inscription ΒΙΖΥΗΝΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design male and female figure reclinging on sofa, facing each other; in front of sofa, small table; to left, small male figure standing, facing, resting arm on amphora
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 7
Reference Jurukova, Bizye19
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Aitos Museum = Jurukova, Bizye 19, pl. 4 (rev.)
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.15574
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 108 (03/04/2001), 1444