RPC IV.3, 5850 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5850 (temporary)
Province Cyprus
Region Cyprus
City Koinon of Cyprus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Τ Α(Ι) ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοϹ Ε
Obverse design radiate and laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΥΙΟϹ ϹΕ(Β)
Reverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) with traces of drapery, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: G 0892
2 2     NY: 1952.142.356
3 3     ✸ P: 822
4 4     Mu: 9g
5 5     V: GR 21617, under 'Antioch in Syria', authenticity doubtful: cast?