RPC IV.3, 6669 (temporary)


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6669 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Gadara
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΓΑΔΑΡΕωΝ ΔΚϹ
Reverse design turreted Tyche standing, right, holding long sceptre and cornucopia; Tyche resting foot on swimming river-god; to right, Nike standing on column, left, crowning Tyche
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 42
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-SBF pijkerman 42, pl. 28, on l.
2 2     J-SBF Spijkerman 42, pl. 28, on r.
3 3     L: 1907-5-3-2
4 4     ✸ L: 1925-11-11-8