RPC IV.3, 8991 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8991 (temporary)
Province Cyprus
Region Cyprus
City Koinon of Cyprus
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating c. 147-161
Obverse inscription ΑV Κ Τ ΑΙ ΑΔΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐ Ɛ
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, r.
Reverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ VΙΟϹ Ϲ(ƐΒ(ΑϹΤ))
Reverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (short beard) wearing cuirass (and paludamentum), r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Cop 84
Specimens 5 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 2435, reverse with cuirass only
2 2     Cop: 84
3 3     B: 1900/898
4 4     B: (Fox)
5 5     ✸ V: GR 21608, under 'Antioch in Syria', authenticity doubtful: cast?