RPC IV.3, 7246 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 7246 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Lycaonia
City Ilistra
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 166
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤω ϹΕΒ ΑΡΜ ΠΑΡ (as mongrams)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, left
Reverse inscription ΙΛΙϹΤΡΕωΝ ΚΟΙΝ ΛΥΚΑΟΝΙΑϹ
Reverse design Zeus seated, left, holding patera over eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference vA Lykao. 92–5, BMC 1
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Oslo vA Lykao. 92, pl. 3
2 2     Ex private coll. H. von Aulock, not catalogued in vA
3 3     L: BMC 1
4 4     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 118 (14/10/2002), 1773
5 5     W.A. Waddington, RN 1883, 52, no. 1
6 6     Cop SNG suppl. 535
7 7     Private coll. R. Effler
8 8     Bucephalus Numismatic Black 39, 15–16 June 2024, lot 534