RPC IV.3, 6165 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6165 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Augusta
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ [ΚΑΙ?] ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ[ΗΛ?] ΑΝΤ[ΩΝI?]ΝοΝ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription [ƐΤΟΥϹ ΒΜΡ?] ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΑ
Reverse design draped bust of Dionysus (youthful) wearing ivy wreath, r., carrying thyrsus over shoulder; to l., bunch of grapes; to r., cantharus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Karbach, Augusta 74
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Ziegler, Sammlungen, 867, pl. 46, private coll. Burbach = Karbach, Augusta 74, illustrated
2 2     ✸ O: worn, date uncertain
3 3     Private coll. V. Prokhorov, perhaps with different date, r. side of rev. legend retrograde?