RPC IV.1, 8401 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8401 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
City Patras
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription IMP CAE M AVR[EL ANTO]NINVS AV
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription COL A A PATR
Reverse design nude male figure (Genius of Patras) standing, facing, head, l., holding patera over altar, resting l. arm on conical box which stands on base
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.61 g
Axis 3, 9
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.39477, under 'Commodus'
2     C McClean II, 6341, pl. 221.2
3     ✸ B: I-B