RPC IV.1, 8706 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8706 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucilla (Augusta)
Magistrate Ai[lios] Pontikos He[ros] (without title)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating c. 178
Obverse inscription ΑΝΝΙΑ ΛΟVΚΙΛΛΑ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design draped bust of Lucilla, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠ(Ι) ΑΙ ΠΟΝΤΙΚΟV Η(Ρ) ΒVΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design two tunnies; top one, r.; lower one, l.; between, dolphin, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 11.27 g
Axis 3
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1431–2
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     A: ex coll. Stamules 203 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1431, pl. 74 (V73 and R112)
2     B: (Löbb) Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1432/1, pl. 74 (V73 and R113)
3     ✸ Istanbul: 368, ex coll. Diojen, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
4     Madrid
5     P: 400