RPC IV.1, 6247 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 6247 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ(ΝΟϹ)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass (and paludamentum), r.
Reverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Λ ΑVΡ(ΡΗΛ) ΟVΗΡΟϹ ΝΙΚΟΜ
Reverse design bare head of Lucius Verus, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 10.08 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Rec 113(2), BMC 23, Cop 562 corr.
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1323 Rec 113(2), pl. XCI.29
2     NY: 1944.100.42295
3     Cop: 562, obverse as 'laureate'
4     L: BMC 23, obverse probably with cuirass only
5     V: GR 15782, obverse probably with cuirass only
6     C: Leake 2112, Asiatic Greece, p. 90.10
7     Cologne Corsten 22, no. 56
8     O