RPC IV.2, 89 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 89 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: Issue 1
Dating c. 161
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (medium length beard, head assimilated to portrait of Antoninus Pius), right
Reverse inscription ϹΚΑΜΑΝΔΡΟϹ ΙΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design river-god Skamandros reclining, left, resting on water-urn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Bellinger T 152, von Fritze, Ilion 60, BMC 52
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 52, pl. XII.9 (rev.) Bellinger T 152, pl. 7 = von Fritze, Ilion 60, Beilage 63 (rev.)
2 2     O
3 3     P: Delepierre 3
4 4     P: Delepierre 4, authenticity doubtful: cast?
5 5     V-ON Leypold I, no. 476
6 6     C: no number
7 7     CNG Electronic Auction 195 (10/09/2008), 140
8 8     Alex G. Malloy 33 (19/06/1992), 139