RPC IV.1, 8659 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8659 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Perinthus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΠΕΡΙΝΘΙΩΝ
Reverse design nude Hermes seated on rock, left, holding caduceus, resting hand on rock
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference Schönert, Perinthos 420
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: (Löbb)
2 2     Münster: M 534 Schönert, Perinthos 420, pl. 23, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
3 3     ✸ P: Delepierre