Bithynia, Nicomedia, Marcus Aurelius, Ae 32. Second and finest known example.

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Bithynia, Nicomedia, Marcus Aurelius, Ae 32 mm. 19.7 gm. Obv: ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑVΡ ΑΝΤΩΝƐΙΝΟϹ (Αs shaped as Λs), laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r. Rev: ΜΗΤΡοΠ ΝƐΩΚΟΡ[ΩΝ] ΝƐΙΚΟΜΗΔ, galley with sail, l. Rec 103 corr., F. Imhoof-Blumer, JIAN 1 (1898), 32, no. 47, RPC IV.1, 6090 (temporary) (1 specimen). This is the second and finest known example.