RPC IV.2, 87 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 87 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: Issue 4 (ΑΡΜΕΝΙΑΚΟϹ)
Dating c. 164-166
Obverse inscription [ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ Α]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΚΤΩΡ [ΙΛΙΕΩΝ]
Reverse design to l., Andromache holding Astyanax, r.; to r., helmeted Hector standing, l., extending arm, holding shield and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 27.97 g
Axis 7
Reference Bellinger T 150
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     St Petersburg Bellinger T 150, pl. 7
2     ✸ Nomos Obolos 11 (08/12/2018), 427, end of obverse legend re-engraved: ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹΕΙΝΟϹ(sic)