RPC IV.1, 8418 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8418 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 144–161
Obverse inscription ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard), right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design tripod entwined by serpent
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 84(3)
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 15317, on reverse, head of serpent to r.
2 2     NY: 1944.100.41511, on reverse, head of serpent upwards