RPC IV.1, 8451 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8451 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription Μ [ΑΥΡΗΛΙ]ΟϹ ΟΥ[ΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ] (?)
Obverse design bare(?) head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), right
Reverse inscription ΜΗ[ ] ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔ[ΕΙ]ΑϹ
Reverse design eagle standing, left, spreading wings, fighting serpent erect before it
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1970.142.285