RPC IV.3, 3990 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 3990 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Edessa
Reign Abgar VIII
Person (obv.) Abgar VIII (king)
Issue Abgar VIII, son of Ma´nu VIII
Dating 179-192
Obverse inscription ] ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΒΓΑ[ΡΟϹ?] [Β]ΑϹΙΛΟƐΑϹ(sic) (Αs shaped as Λs)
Reverse design draped bust of Abgar (bearded) wearing diademed tiara, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 14 mm
Average weight 2.21 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 1984.66.477