RPC IV.2, 641 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 641 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate G. I. Nikias (archon)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
Obverse inscription ΙΕΡΑ ΚΑΙ[
Obverse design turreted and draped bust of the Tyche (head assimilated to portrait of Faustina II?) wearing necklace, l.
Reverse inscription [Ε]ΠΙ Γ Ι ΝΙΚΙΟV [ΑΡΧΟΝΤΟϹ] [ΓΕ]ΡΜΗ[Ν]
Reverse design nude Heracles (bearded) seated on rock, l., holding uncertain object (cup or cista mystica?), resting l. hand on rock
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 25.19 g
Axis 12
Reference Ehling —, GM 770, no. 814(1), LS, p. 70
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Fox) GM 770, no. 814(1), correcting the reading of the name of the 'magistrate' in LS, p. 70