RPC IV.1, 5930 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5930 (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 ΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ] ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΤΟΝ ΚΤΙϹΤΗ[
Reverse design nude Heracles standing, right, resting arm on club, holding bow and lion skin
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 7
Reference Rec 162 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 876 Rec 162, pl. LXX.27 (rev.), obverse wrongly as 'laureate head'