RPC IV.2, 9541 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9541 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate P. Kaiki[lios] Kleon (first archon)
Dating c. 177-179
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοϹ (Ω shaped as closed ∩)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (thin face with very long beard) wearing cuirass with traces of drapery, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription [ƐΠΙ] Π ΚΑΙΚΙ Κ[ΛƐ]ΩΝοϹ ΑΡΧο Α ΦΙΛΑΔƐΛΦƐΩΝ (Φs shaped as ·|·, Ωs as closed ∩)
Reverse design temple with two columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Artemis of Ephesus, standing, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 22.72 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1481
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Yale: 2004.6.378, ex PRF Lanz 97 (22/05/2000), 647 = GRPCL Philadelphia 280 = Hochard 1481a, pl. 78