RPC IV.2, 9998 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9998 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Synaus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Issue Pseudo-autonomous': Marcus and Verus, co-emperors? Without personal name but perhaps part of or contemporary with issue of Menandros Ask[lepiadou], archon for the second time
Dating c. 161-169, possibly 163-165
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Heracles (bearded), r.
Reverse inscription ϹVΝΑƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Telesphorus standing, facing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 6, 7, 12
Reference Cop 701, MG 412, no. 154
Specimens 7 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: I-B MG 412, no. 154
2     Cop: 701
3     NY: 1944.100.50582
4     V: GR 19961
5     SNG vA 8442
6     Gorny & Mosch 212 (05/03/2013), 2463 = Numismatik Naumann77 (05/05/2029), 513 = CNG Electronic Auction 375 (01/06/2016), 558
7     Savoca Numismatik Blue 15 (19/01/2019), 1222