RPC IV.3, 3498 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 3498 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Uncertain Mint in Mesopotamia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 164
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II wearing stephane, r.
Reverse inscription VΠƐΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΤΩΝ ΚVΡΙΩΝ
Reverse design infant imperial twins (Commodus and T. Aurelius Fulvus Antoninus) seated on pulvinar, facing each other
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 2.95 g
Axis 6
Reference P. Lederer, RSN 30 (1943), 80, no. 94
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Ex private coll. Dr. A. Voirol, Basel = P. Lederer, RSN 30 (1943), 80, no. 94, pl. VI
2     ✸ Yale: ex PRF
3     Gorny 73 (11/10/1995), 269