RPC IV.4, 15267 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 15267 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Year ΙϚ = 16
Dating AD 175/6
Obverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΑΝΤⲰΝΙ[ΝΟϹ] ϹƐ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription L ΙϚ
Reverse design sacred boat of Osiris on wheels; on which, shrine, surmounted by five hawks crowned with skhents, containing statue of Osiris(?) facing front; either side of shrine, hawks on columns; inside either end of boat, hawks on torches(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 12
Reference D 3557 corr., pl. XXVII (rev.), 3558?
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)
Note For the type see the note on https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/13566.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Münzhandlung Basel 6 (18.3.1936), 970 (rev.)
2 2     ✸ NY: 1944.100.61341
3 3     A: D 3192 / 9193 / 2084
4 4     Dattari = D 3557 corr., pl. XXVII (rev.)