RPC IV.1, 9508 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 9508 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [IMP?] CAES M AVRE[LIO?] ANTONINVS AVG [P M]
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription C L I COR
Reverse design to l., cult statue of Venus/Aphrodite of Acrocorinthus standing, l., holding Mars/Ares' shield before her as mirror; to r., cult statue of Diana/Artemis of Ephesus standing, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.69 g
Axis 10, 11
Reference BCD Corinth 786 corr.
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     V: GR 13707, under 'Lucius Verus', authenticity doubtful: cast?
2     ✸ BCD Corinth 786, under 'Commodus'