RPC IV.2, 45 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 45 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Aphrodisias
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Tiberius Claudius Zelos (hiereus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΑΦΡΟΔΕΙϹΙ
Obverse design laureate-headed and draped bust of the Demos (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛ ΑΥ ΖΗΛΟϹ ΑΝΕΘΗΚΕΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design cult statue of Aphrodite of Aphrodisias standing, right, wearing kalathos
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6
Reference MacDonald type 69, Martin, Demos, Aphrodisias 7$
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Aphrodisias 136, misdescribed as 'BMC 28'
2 2     ✸ P: 251A MacDonald type 69, pl. IX (R219)
3 3     P: 251 Wa 2191