RPC IV.3, 4016 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 4016 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤοΚΡ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΑΝΤΩΝΙ [Ϲ?]
Obverse design radiate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΦΛ ΝΕΑϹ ΠοΛΕωϹ ϹΥΡΙΑϹ ΠΑΛΑΙ ΕΤ Ϟ
Reverse design nude Apollo standing, facing, head, left, holding laurel-branch and bow
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920-7-28-58 Weber 8108, obverse as 'Commodus', in L under 'Commodus'
2 2     ✸ P: 156
3 3     NY: 1998.18.168 Lindgren III, 1503, slightly misreading both legends