RPC IV.3, 6527 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6527 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Raphia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177–180
Obverse inscription Κ[ΟΜΟΔΟϹ?] ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΡΑΦΙΑ ΘΛϹ
Reverse design Leto seated, left, holding long sceptre; to left, Apollo standing, facing, holding branch(?); to right, Artemis standing, facing, drawing quiver from arrow at shoulder, holding bow
Metal copper-based alloy
Reference Meshorer, Raphia 9
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ IAA
2 2     Private coll. S. Zeitzov, Rishon-Lezion, Israel