RPC IV.2, 900 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 900 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Heraclea Salbace
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Magistrate St(atilius?) Attalos (archiatros)
Issue Marcus Aurelius as Caesar
Dating c. 139–146
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (youthful - lightly bearded), right
Reverse design Asclepius seated, left, feeding serpent from patera, holding staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 6
Reference Robert, Carie, p. 220, BMC 26
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 26
2 2     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-1883 vA 2551
3 3     P: 720 Wa 2422 = Robert, Carie, p. 220, pl. XXXVI.13
4 4     B: I-B