RPC IV.2, 9180 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9180 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Parium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Group 3
Dating c. 161–165 or later
Obverse inscription IMP CAES M AVRE ANTONIN[VS AVG?]
Obverse design bare head of Marcus Aurelius (long beard with short curls?) with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription C G I H PARI
Reverse design to left, female figure (Ceres/Demeter or Salus/Hygieia) standing, right, holding long torch(?) with both hands; to right, male figure (Aesculapius/Asclepius?) advancing, left, holding staff(?); to left at his feet, serpent coiling
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: (Fox)
2 2     ✸ B: (Löbb)
3 3     Mu: 101