RPC IV.1, 5928 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5928 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-162
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝοϹ ϹƐ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing paludamentum, l.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙƐⲰΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles advancing, r., carrying the Erymanthian boar over shoulder, holding lion skin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1, 2
Reference Rec 160
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     N Rec160, pl. LXX.25, obverse with traces of tooling
2 2     ✸ Leu 1, 25 Oct. 2017, lot 115
3 3     C. EustonColl.