RPC IV.3, 5288 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5288 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ΑΜΑϹ ΝƐΩΚ Κ ΜΗΤ Κ ΠΡΩ ΠΟΝ ƐΤ ΡΞƐ
Reverse design to l., Ares standing, facing, head, r., wearing military dress, holding spear, resting hand on shield; to r., nude Aphrodite standing, l., covering her breasts with r. hand and pudenda with l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 18a, GM 560, no. 4$
Specimens 10 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: I-B GM 560, no. 4
2 2     V: GR 15042, broken, 18.32g
3 3     ex Grand Duc coll.
4 4     ✸ L: 1929-10-13-394
5 5     vA 22
6 6     L: 1979-1-1-1159 vA 6700
7 7     Yale: ex PRF
8 8     E.J. Waddell 1 (09/12/1982), 59
9 9     G. Hirsch 226 (12/02/2003), 1852, pl. 25
10 10     Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 13 (09/10/2003), coll. J.-P. Righetti, 211