RPC IV.3, 6706 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6706 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Bostra
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Faustina I (Diva)
Obverse inscription ΘƐΑ ΦΑVϹΤƐΙΝΑ
Obverse design veiled and draped bust of the deified Faustina I, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΤ Βο (Τ shaped as Ι or perhaps ΝΤ, Βο may be retrograde)
Reverse design three ears of barley tied together; in wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.50 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Kindler, Bostra 11(1), Spijkerman 15(1), BMC ('Nicopolis-Emmaus') 1
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC ('Nicopolis-Emmaus') 1, pl. XVII.10
2     J-SBF Spijkerman 15
3     Kirkbride 1947
4     IMJ: Rosenberger 11
5     IMJ: Rosenberger 12