RPC IV.2, 696 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 696 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Faustina II: »Kyzikos« (Group 1)
Dating c. 169-175, perhaps until AD 176
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝƐΟΚΟΡΩ(Ν)
Reverse design Tyche standing, facing, head, l., holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 3, 6, 7
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1961-3-1-178
2 2     B: Rauch
3 3     Mu: 110
4 4     Mu: 111
5 5     O
6 6     Peus 369 (31/10/2001), 1180, pl. 56
7 7     ✸ Roma Numismatics May 2013 Auction (21/05/2013), 865
8 8     Private coll. CGT = Saint Paul Antiques 5 (06/05/2017), 210