RPC IV.3, 10745 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 10745 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Ma´nu VIII
Person (obv.) Ma´nu VIII (king)
Issue Ma´nu VIII Philoromaios
Dating 167-179, probably 167-169
Obverse inscription Α Κ Λ ΑVΡ οVΗΡΟϹ Ϲ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΒΑϹΙΛƐVϹ ΜΑΝΝΟϹ ΦΙΛοΡⲰΜΑΙϹ(sic)
Reverse design veiled Ceres/Demeter or Juno/Hera (?) standing, l., holding patera and long torch or sceptre
Metal Silver
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.17 g
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Fox)