RPC IV.2, 441 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 441 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Apollonia ad Rhyndacum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 169–175
Obverse inscription ΦΑΥϹΤΕΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, right
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΩΝ
Reverse design youthful nude male figure (Apollo as founding hero?) standing, left, chlamys over shoulder, holding spear; to left, serpent entwined around tree, head, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference von Fritze Mys. 258
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18269382, (Löbb) von Fritze Mys. 258, pl. IV.32 (rev.)