RPC IV.2, 437 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 437 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Apollonia ad Rhyndacum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 169–175
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with long curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΙΩΝ Π(ΡοϹ) ΡΥΝΔΑ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of nude Apollo standing, right, holding arrow, resting arm on column; (statue between two torches)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 2, 8
Reference von Fritze Mys. 252–3
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 18269198, 4695 JF
2 2     ✸ P: 80 SNG 98, on reverse, statue in temple between two torches