RPC IV.1, 8715 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8715 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Crispina (Augusta)
Magistrate Aelius Ponticus (heros)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating c. 178
Obverse inscription ΒΡΟΥΤ ΚΡΙϹΠΕΙΝΑ ϹΕ
Obverse design draped bust of Crispina, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΙ ΠΟΝΤΙΚΟΥ Η ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΩΝ
Reverse design two tunnies; top one, r.; lower one, l.; between, dolphin, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 3
Reference Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1456
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 408 Schönert-Geiss, Byzantion 1456/1, pl. 77 (V84 and R113), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     Warsaw: 55813