RPC IV.4, 16843 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 16843 (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 ΑVΡΗΛΙ]ΟϹ ΑΝΤ[ⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐ][ (?)
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription L ΙϚ
Reverse design sacred boat of Osiris on wheels; on which, shrine, surmounted by four (or 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 31 mm
Average weight 23.45 g
Reference D 3558
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ D 3558 = Naville Numismatics 28, 22 Jan. 2017, lot 361
2     Staffieri
3     Matthijs