RPC IV.2, 683 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 683 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Issue Group 2
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗИΩИ ИΕΟΚΩ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, l., holding small and long uncertain object, resting l. arm on rock, placing r. foot on small figure (Propontis?) swimming, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 6.94 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference BMC 222, FM 271, no. 243
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 222, pl. XIII.1 (rev.) FM 271, no. 243
2     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-1559 vA 1264
3     P: 356 SNG 682
4     Bank Leu 71 (24/10/1997), 401