RPC IV.2, 926 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 926 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Rhodes
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Issue Marcus Aurelius as Caesar
Dating c. 139-144
Obverse inscription ΒΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΡΟΔΙΩΝ
Reverse design head of Dionysus (youthful) wearing ivy wreath, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 2.42 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 420–1, Cop 911 corr.
Specimens 13

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 420
2     L: BMC 421
3     Cop: 911, obverse as 'Lucius Verus'
4     ✸ P: 1670 Wa 2801, obverse as 'Verus'
5     P: 1686
6     B: 4312
7     B: I-B
8     NY: 1944.100.48847
9     V: GR 36057 Prowe III, 1400, pl. XXII
10     Tübingen: coll. Hommel SNG 3611
11     A
12     C: 1948/326
13     Alpha Bank: B-60/2.267 SNG Robert 703, worn, bought at Selimiye [Euromos] / Caria in 1947