RPC IV.1, 4765 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4765 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Cius
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–162
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοΝ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass, right
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΩΝ ΚΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design to left, Hygieia standing, right, feeding serpent from patera; to right, Asclepius standing, facing, head, left, holding serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 7
Reference Rec 42
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 476 Rec 42, pl. L.22
2 2     Turin: worn