RPC IV.2, 769 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 769 (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«) - Kore Soteira (19 mm)
Dating c. 169–175, perhaps until AD 180
Obverse inscription ΚΟΡΗ ϹΩΤƐΙΡ(sic)
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira wearing necklace, r.
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude hero (Kyzikos) standing, l., chlamys over shoulder, holding spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Graf Prokesch-Osten H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 12, pl. VI.6 (obv.)
2 2     Private coll. CGT, ex Gitbud & Naumann