RPC IV.1, 5949 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5949 (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[Τ] Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Homonoia standing, left, holding patera over altar and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 183
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 890 Rec 183, pl. LXXI.15 (rev.)
2 2     N