RPC IV.3, 4020 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 4020 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year 164
Dating AD 161/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ΑΜΑϹ ΝƐΩΚ Κ Π ΜΗΤ Κ ΠΡΩ ΠΟΝ ƐΤ ΡΞΔ
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, clasping hands, each wearing toga and holding scroll
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Rec 20(3), Dalaison, Amaseia 71
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
2 2     B: (Löbb) Dalaison, Amaseia 76b
3 3     ✸ vA 24 = Dalaison, Amaseia 76c
3 3     NY: 1944.100.41179 Dalaison, Amaseia 71f and Pl. 7
4 4     Private coll. Krengel, Berlin