RPC IV.1, 8779 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8779 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Pautalia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate Quintus Tullius Maximus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΗΓΕΜ ΤΟΥΛΛΙΟΥ ΜΑΞΙΜΟΥ ΠΑΥΤΑΛΙΩΤΩΝ (Ξ shaped as エ)
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing two statues: to left, Asclepius standing, right, holding serpent-staff; to right, Hygieia standing, left, feeding serpent from patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 1
Reference Ruzicka, Pautalia 48, BMC 7
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     C: SNG 1741 Leake 4533, European Greece, p. 84.8, ex Thomas 843, authenticity doubtful: cast?
2 2     ✸ L: BMC 7
3 3     Sofia: 1268
4 4     Private coll.