RPC IV.1, 5401 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5401 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 144–161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude hero (Ares?) seated on rock, left, holding sword(?), resting arm on rock(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Reference Rec 87
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg
2 2     ex Grand Duc coll. = Rec 87, pl. suppl. N.21