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Marcus Aurelius, 7 March 161 - 17 March 180 A.D., Koinon of Macedonia
The Macedonian Koinon (community) was the political organization governing the autonomous Roman province of Macedonia and responsible for issuing coinage. Member cities sent representatives to participate in the popular assembly. The Koinon held celebrations and games annually at Beroea (modern Verria) in honor of Alexander the Great and the Roman emperor.
SH58198. Bronze AE 24, Varbanov
3052; BMC Macedonia
p. 28, 156; SNG Cop
1366, gVF, Thessalonica
(?) mint, weight
8.349g, maximum diameter
24.3mm, obverse KAICAP
ANTWNINOC, laureate head
right; reverse KOINON
MAKE∆ONWN, winged thunderbolt; SOLD
Catalog current as of Saturday, May 25, 2019.
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