RPC IV.3, 6296 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6296 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Philadelphia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription ΘΕΑ ΑϹΤΕΡΙΑ ΦΙΛ ΚοΙ ϹΥΡΙ
Reverse design veiled and draped bust of goddess Asteria, right; head surmounted by star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 24(2), BMC 12, BMC (Syria) 2
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 12, pl. VI.9 (rev.) = BMC (Syria) 2, pl. XXXVIII.10 (rev.)