RPC IV.3, 5750 (temporary)


Image of specimen #9


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5750 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, l.
Reverse inscription Φ ϹΑΜ ΙƐΡ ΑϹΥΛ ΑΥΤ ΜΗΤ ΚΟΜ ƐΤ ΑϞ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, l., holding poppy and two ears of corn, resting arm on rock, resting foot on swimming river-god (Euphrates)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.78 g
Axis 10, 12
Reference BMC 29
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 29
2     L: 1908-1-10-2185
3     P: 1470
4     P: 1471
5     NY: 1944.100.65195
6     V: GR 35695
7     E.J. Waddell 1 (09/12/1982), 562
8     O
9     ✸ C: Mossop