RPC IV.2, 691 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 691 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Heracles seated on rock, r., wearing lion skin, resting r. arm on rock, holding club
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 23.86 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-1560 vA 1265
2     NY: 1974.226.54, worn