RPC IV.2, 698 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 698 (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 ΝƐΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design nude hero (Kyzikos) standing, l., chlamys over shoulder, holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 2, 6
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Lindgren III, 245a
3 3     ✸ L: 1919-4-17-131
5 5     P: 372 SNG 704
6 6     P: 373 SNG 703