RPC IV.2, 9079 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9079 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Parium
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Antoninus Pius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar) ; Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Group 4: Without ethnic and ANTONINVS AVG
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ANToNINVS AVG
Obverse design laureate head of Antoninus Pius, right
Reverse inscription VERVS ET FAVSTI(NA) AV
Reverse design to left, head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), right; to right, draped bust of Faustina II, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: no number, under 'Unidentified' Meshorer, Aelia Capitolina, 76, no. '41a', pl. 77
2 2     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 2607, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer, perhaps with obverse bust
3 3     Private coll. F. Jarman, Germany
4 4     Private coll. CGT, ex Lanz, perhaps with obverse bust