RPC IV.1, 4884 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4884 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Obverse inscription οΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded) with traces of drapery(?), right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Hygieia standing, left, feeding serpent from patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 80(1)
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 551 Rec 80, pl. XX.7 (rev.)
2 2     Turin might belong to similar types https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/35475, https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/35483 or https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/35552
3 3     Milan