RPC IV.1, 8880 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8880 (temporary)
Province Epirus
Region Epirus
City Nicopolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ]? ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΜΑΡ Α[V]ΡΗ ΑΝΤⲰΝ[
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑϹ ΝΙΚΟ[
Reverse design female figure seated, l., holding uncertain object (ears of corn, vase or agonistic crown?) and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Oikonomidou 9$
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1983-3-34-1 (gift of H.B. Wells) Mabbbott 772
2     C: Leake 4434, European Greece, p. 77.13, broken, 19.01g, now in C under 'Nicopolis Emmaus?'