RPC IV.1, 5914 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5914 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Υ Κ Μ] ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude Apollo standing, left, holding uncertain object (patera or laurel-branch?), resting on bow which stands on rock; also on rock, tree entwined by serpent; to left, tripod
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Rec 139, F. Imhoof-Blumer, JIAN 1 (1898), 25, no. 28
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Turin Rec 139, pl. LXX.6 (rev.) = F. Imhoof-Blumer, JIAN 1 (1898), 25, no. 28, pl. B'.12 (rev.)