RPC IV.2, 772 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 772 (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 ϹωΤΕΙΡΑ
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira, right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design winged serpent coiling on cista, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 14b
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Lindgren III, 236 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 38 (13/09/2013), 199
2 2     P: 381 SNG 582
3 3     Mu: 89, obverse double struck