RPC IV.2, 706 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 706 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of reign of Marcus Aurelius (»Kyzikos«)
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΚΟΡΗ ϹΩΤΕΙΡΑ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira wearing necklace, right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟ
Reverse design galley with sail, five rowers and helmsman, right; at stern, three standards
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 2
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 1
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Brussels H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 1, pl. V.29 (obv.) = P. Naster, La collection Lucien de Hirsch. Catalogue des monnaies grecques (Brussels, 1959), 241, no. 1454, pl. LXXVI