RPC IV.1, 5021 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5021 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Amphipolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 139-147
Obverse inscription ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ (retrograde)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded) wearing paludamentum, l.
Reverse inscription ΑΜΦΙΠΟΛƐΙΤⲰΝ
Reverse design turreted Artemis Tauropolos standing, l., holding long torch, resting arm on shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1926-3-7-4
2     C: SNG 1915 Leake 3085, European Greece, p. 12.17, ex Thomas 1108
3     ✸ Private coll. Cheesman