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[Υ]ΡΗ ΑΝΤωΝ[
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΑϹ ΝΙΚΟ[
Reverse design female figure seated, left, holding uncertain object (ears of corn, vase or agonistic crown?) and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Oikonomidou 9$
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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