RPC IV.2, 519 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 519 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Antoninus Pius (Groups 2-3) or Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 147–169
Obverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΟϹ (Ζ reversed)
Obverse design diademed head of hero Kyzikos (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design nude Hermes standing, right, having chlamys over shoulder, holding caduceus over lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 1g
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 234 SNG 533
2 2     ✸ B: (Löbb)
3 3     NY: 1944.100.42789, obverse obscure, perhaps different obverse die
4 4     Private coll. = Savoca Coins Silver Auction 203 (24/03/2024), 287