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cn type 8033

Mint
Philippopolis 🔍
Region: Thrace
Typology
Date
163-169 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Design
Bust of bearded Marcus Aurelius, right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ΗΓΕ ΤΟΥ Λ ΜΑΞΙΜΟΥ ΑΠΟΔ ΥΠΑ ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΠΟ(Λ)
Design
Bearded river-god (Hebros) reclining left, holding ears of corn, resting on water-urn.
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Persons
Sitter
Marc Aurel 🔍
Legatus Augusti pro praetore
Quintus Tullius Maximus 🔍
Metrology
Denomination
5 unit 🔍
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
Max: 31.8 mm / Min: 29.1 mm
Average Weight
18.89 g (2x)
Public Commentary
Varbanov meint neben den Ähren auch noch einen Mohnkopf zu erkennen. Ich erkenne hier und bei den von Varbanov abgedruckten Exemplaren indes ausschließlich Ähren.
Citation
Heuchert, RPC IV: Roman Provincial Coinage. Vol. IV: From Antoninus Pius to Commodus (AD 138–192). online (temporary), http://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/ nr. 7504 
Varbanov, The Coinage of Philippopolis. Vol. II Catalogue 2, Bourgas 2019 p. 98, nr. VII.7 
Literature
Varbanov, Greek Imperial Coins and their Values III Band 3, Thrace (from Perinthus to Trajanopolis), 2007 p. 103, nr. 799  
Web Reference: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/4/7504  
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cn type 8033, in: Corpus Nummorum, https://www.corpus-nummorum.eu/types/8033 [Last downloaded: 2024/07/24]
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