RPC IV.1, 5011 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5011 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Topirus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 144-161
Obverse inscription ΟVΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard), r.
Reverse inscription ΤΟΠΕΙΡΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design river-god (bearded) reclining, l., holding cornucopia (and reed), resting on water-urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Reference Cop 807 corr., FM 246, no. 188
Specimens 12 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1903-5-4-6
2 2     Cop: 807, obverse wrongly as 'Lucius Verus', on reverse, river-god without reed
3 3     P: 1432
4 4     P: Y23890/89, struck on too large a flan, V of obverse legend inverted
5 5     Mu: 2, under 'Lucius Verus'
6 6     Mu: 2a (acc. 25370), under 'Lucius Verus'
7 7     Paul-Francis Jacquier 25 (Autumn 2000), 217 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 26 (Spring 2001), 194 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 27 (Autumn 2001), 203 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 30 (Spring 2003), 243
8 8     Ex private coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer = FM 246, no. 188
9 9     Bern: Righetti 312
10 10     O
11 11     O
12 12     Private coll., Baton Rouge