RPC IV.1, 8680 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8680 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147–161, soon after 147
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΤΥΧΗϹ ΠΟ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design prow, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1385
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Milan: coll. Brera Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1385, pl. 70 (V49 and R68), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin