RPC IV.1, 5601 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5601 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩϹ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΙΑϹ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., spreading wings, fighting serpent erect before it
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 10.04 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rec 78
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1302 Rec 78, pl. XCI.1
2     Mu: 11
3     Turin
4     Yale: ex PRF