RPC IV.1, 5932 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5932 (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 ] ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΤΟΝ ϹΩΤΗ[ΡΑ?] [ΝΕ or Ν]ΙΚΑΙΕΙϹ (last Ε shaped as Η)
Reverse design Asclepius standing, facing, head, left, holding serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec 164
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 1873/74 Rec 164, pl. LXXI.2