RPC IV.1, 5951 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5951 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing in biga, r., holding palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 15.83 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 186, W. Weiser, RSN 68 (1989), 70, no. 36
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 1892/831
2     ✸ P: 892 Rec 186, pl. LXXI.17
3     Mu: 30, worn, under 'Albinus?' W. Weiser, RSN 68 (1989), 70, no. 36, pl. 6 = R. Bland, A. Burnett and S. Bendall, NC 1987, 82, no. 3, pl. 13.8
4     Gorny & Mosch 108 (03/04/2001), 1481
5     Münster: M 969