RPC IV.3, 6672 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6672 (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 ΠΟ[Τ?]Μ(sic) ΓΑΔ ΕΚϹ
Reverse design aedicula; inside: turreted Tyche standing, facing, 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 25 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference Spijkerman 45 and Spijkerman Suppl. 45a
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-SBF Spijkerman 45, pl. 29
2 2     IMJ: Rosenberger 45 Spijkerman Suppl. 45a
3 3     ✸ Private coll. Kagan