RPC IV.2, 682 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 682 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Issue Group 1: early in the reign of Antoninus Pius
Dating c. 138–142(?)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΒΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, left, holding rudder, resting arm on rock
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 221
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 221
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     NY: 1944.100.42827