RPC IV.3, 6724 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6724 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Arabia
City Bostra
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹƐΒ [ΥΙΟϹ?]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius (lightly bearded - short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΥΧΗ ΝƐΑϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΗϹ ΒΟϹΤΡΑϹ
Reverse design turreted and draped bust of Tyche, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 10.38 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Kindler, Bostra 12a(1), Spijkerman 16–17
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll. E. Grosswirth, Jerusalem = Kindler, Bostra, 12a, pl. I = Spijkerman 17, pl. 13, with reverse legend variation, ΤΥΧΗ ΝƐ ΤΡΑΙΑΝƐ ΒΟСΤΡΑ
2     IMJ: Rosenberger Kindler, Bostra 12d, II, worn
3     J-SBF Spijkerman 16, pl. 13, with reverse legend variation: [Ν]ƐΑϹ ΤΡΑ[ ]ΝΑΗϹ ΒΟϹ, Β retrograde
4     J-SBF Spijkerman 16
5     J-SBF Spijkerman 16
6     J-SBF Spijkerman 17b, pl. 13, worn
7     ✸ NY: 1944.100.69255 SNG 1188