Aurelius Preiskianos (Person, Concept)

Canonical URI:


Preferred Label
Aurelius Preiskianos (en)


Aurelius Priscinanus, Strategos in Cyzicus/Mysia. His name (as ΑΥΡ ΠΡΕΙCΚΙΑΝΟΥ) appears on coins issued during the second half of Marcus Aurelius' reign in combination with the title of Strategos, see RPC IV,2 (online) Temp. nos. 681, 2326-2327, and 11211-11212 (AD 169-175, possibly until AD 180). Lit.: W. Leschhorn, Lexikon der Aufschriften auf griechischen Münzen II (2009) p. 775 s. v. Preiskianos (AD 161-180); Th. Corsten (ed.), Lexicon of Greek Personal Names V A. Coastal Asia Minor (2010) p. 380 s. v. Priskianos (no. 4) (AD 161-180).

Data Provenance


Mints Hoards Finds View fullscreen