RPC IV.1, 5603 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5603 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ(Η) ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙ([Ν?])
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ ΝΕΩ ΝΕΙΚοΜ(Η)
Reverse design Nike advancing, left, holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 89, BMC 20
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 20
2 2     ✸ P: 1310 Rec 89, pl. XCI.11 (rev.)
3 3     Mu: 13a
4 4     V: GR 15777, worn, attribution to Marcus Aurelius uncertain, perhaps with additional obverse legend variation