RPC IV.1, 8704 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8704 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucilla (Augusta)
Magistrate Dvine Faustina II (goddess as honorary official)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 178–180
Obverse inscription ΑΝ ΛΟΥΚΙΛΛΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Lucilla, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΘΕΑϹ ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΗϹ ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design two tunnies; top one, left; lower one, right; between, dolphin, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 7, 8
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1427–8
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 8498 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1427, pl. 74 (V72 and R108)
2 2     ✸ B: I-B Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1428, pl. 74 (V72 and R109)