RPC IV.1, 7480 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7480 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Euboea
City Chalcis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΑΝΤωΝΙΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΗΡΑ ΧΑΛΚΙΔΕωΝ
Reverse design turreted Hera seated on sacred conical stone, left, holding patera and sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 2, 3, 5, 7, 11, 12
Reference Picard 100$, Cop 463
Specimens 7 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop: 463, slightly misreading obverse legend
2 2     P: 115
3 3     ✸ P: 116
4 4     Mu: 17a, broken, 11.54g
5 5     BCD Euboia 291 (broken, 8.33g
6 6     B: 11707
7 7     B: I-B