RPC IV.3, 6492 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6492 (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
Obverse design draped bust of Abgar (bearded) wearing diademed tiara, r.
Reverse inscription KING ABGAR (in two lines in Estranghelo)
Reverse design
Metal Æ
Average diameter 12 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Ex private coll. Marquis de Vogüé = Marquis de Vogüé, RN 1892, p. 210 = E. Babelon, Mélanges Numismatiques II (Paris, 1893), 246, no. 14, pl. IV.1