RPC IV.2, 734 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 734 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Blaundus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Kl. Valerianos (strategos)
Issue Marcus Aurelius
Dating c. 166-180, probably 169-175
Obverse inscription ΔΗΜΟϹ ΒΛΑVΝΔƐΩΝ (Δs with long serifs)
Obverse design head of the Demos (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡ ΚΛ οVΑΛƐΡΙΑΝοV (Ρs shaped as Ϸ)
Reverse design river-god (Hippourios) reclining, l., holding long reed and cornucopia, resting on water-urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6
Reference Matern 59, Martin, Demos 94, no. 2b
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: ex coll. Sperling GRPCL Blaundos 66
2 2     Lindgren I, 717
3 3     ✸ Martin, Demos 94, no. 2b/3, pl. 11 = Gorny & Mosch 134 (11/10/2004), 1973