RPC IV.3, 5794 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5794 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Cestrus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤοΚΡΑ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥ[Ρ?] ΑΝ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, l.
Reverse inscription ΚƐϹΤΡΗΝⲰΝ
Reverse design eagle standing on bucranium facing, head, l., spreading wings, holding wreath in beak
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 7.98 g
Axis 1
Reference Levante, Kestros 19–22
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1971-6-9-1, from Anemurium excavations
2     Levante 471
3     ✸ Private coll. Krengel, Berlin
4     Aufhäuser 5 (05/10/1988), 322, pl. 10
5     Fritz Rudolf Künker list 107 (April 1994), 73, under ‘Perperene’ = Fritz Rudolf Künker 29 (10/03/1995), 2234, under 'Perperene'