RPC IV.2, 531 (temporary)



Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 531 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of reign of Marcus Aurelius (»Kyzikos«)
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of hero Kyzikos (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡ
Reverse design lion attacking bull, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 6e
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Rome, Palazzo di Propaganda Fide = KM 26, no. 16, not illustrated, attribution to this type likely but not certain