RPC IV.1, 8765 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8765 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Pautalia
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΟVΛΠΙΑϹ ΠΑVΤΑΛΙΑϹ
Reverse design river-god (Strymon, bearded) reclining, l., holding vine-branch(?) and long reed, resting on rock(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.25 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Ruzicka, Pautalia 29
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Löbb)
2     Budapest: 18, ex coll. Neudeck
3     Milan: coll. Brera
4     C: General collection, worn, attribution to this type uncertain