RPC IV.3, 10749 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 10749 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Dating 161-176
Obverse inscription ΦΑ[VϹΤΙΝΑΝ?] [Ϲ]ƐΒΑϹΤΗΝ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II(?), r.
Reverse inscription VΠƐΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΡΩΜΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design female figure standing, l., holding round object (globe or apple?) and cornucopia
Metal Silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 2.75 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B, under 'Lucilla' and Uncertain of Mesopotamia
2     ✸ Biga Numismatics information