RPC IV.3, 6671 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6671 (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 head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription ΓΑΔΑΡ ΕΚϹ
Reverse design shrine with two columns; inside, turreted Tyche standing, right, holding long sceptre and cornucopia; Tyche resting foot on swimming river-god; to left, figure standing on column, right, raising arm; to right, Nike standing on column, left, crowning Tyche
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference Spijkerman 44
Specimens 7 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-SBF Spijkerman 44
2 2     J-SBF Spijkerman 44
3 3     J-SBF Spijkerman 44
4 4     ✸ L: 1908-1-10-2457, reverse legend with ΓΔΑΑΡ(sic) …
5 5     P: 1965/789 (ex coll. Henry Seyrig), reverse legend with ΓΔΑΑΡ(sic) …
6 6     Münster: M 5895
7 7     Münster: M 5896