RPC IV.3, 6468 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6468 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Reign of Antoninus Pius or Marcus Aurelius
Obverse inscription ΦΑVϹΤƐΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹ[ΤΗ]
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹΑ Ϲ ΚΟΙ[?
Reverse design shrine with two columns enclosing statue of turreted Tyche standing, r., holding long sceptre and cornucopia; Tyche resting foot on swimming river-god
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 6.72 g
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 10
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     J-SBF Spijkerman 10, pl. 41
2     ✸ V: GR 22532, under 'Treborianus Gallus'