RPC IV.1, 4855 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4855 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Prusias ad Hypium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 164
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ ΑΡΜ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟVϹΙΕΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ VΠΙΩ
Reverse design emperor on horseback, r., holding transverse spear; to l., fallen enemy on his knees, r., head, l., raising arm in defence
Metal Æ
Average diameter 41 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 32
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1587 (Medaillon) = Wa 7033, pierced, 45.77g
2 2     ✸ B: (Löbb) Rec 32, pl. CIV.17
3 3     vA 893
4 4     Private coll.