RPC IV.2, 9351 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9351 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription Κ Μ Α ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ Β ΝΕο
Reverse design Artemis (or Hecate?) standing, facing, head, left, holding long torch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6
Reference Karwiese 305
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Mu SNG 143, misreading obverse legend as 'Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟС'
2 2     ✸ Ephesus: 190/80 found at 'Agora-Südtor' = Karwiese 305 ('V12', R20)