RPC IV.2, 712 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 712 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Ti. Kl. Severos (strategos)
Issue Second half of reign of Marcus Aurelius: »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΚοΡΗ ϹΩΤΕΙΡΑ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira wearing necklace, right
Reverse inscription Ϲ[ΤΡ]Α ΚΛ ϹΕΒΗΡΟΥ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design male figure (youthful Kyzikos) standing, left, chlamys over shoulder, holding spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 3d
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 292 SNG 573 = Wa 721
2 2     G: II, 267, no. 17 SNG I, no. 1207