RPC IV.3, 6747 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6747 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Aradus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑΝΤⲰΝΙΝΟϹ ΚΑΙ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟΙ
Obverse design laureate heads of Marcus Aurelius (on l.) and Lucius Verus (on r.), facing each other; each with traces of drapery
Reverse inscription ΑΚΥ Ɛ ΑΡΑΔΙUΝ
Reverse design goddess seated on rudder, l., wearing kalathos, holding end of rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 10.85 g
Axis 2, 11, 12
Reference Rouvier 411 corr., BMC 380–2, Cop 82
Specimens 38

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.70760 (probably = Rouvier 411, pl. IA'.22 (rev.), ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
1     P: 85, under 'Abydus'
2     NY: 1944.100.70761 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
3     Ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut
4     A: 61736
5     Beirut-AUB
6     Rollin & Feuardent Cat. 1864, no. 7525
7     P Bab 1166
8     P Bab 1168, date obscure, perhaps similar type
9     Lischine
10     P Bab 1167
11     L: BMC 380, pl. VI.7
12     L: BMC 381
13     L: BMC 382
14     P: no number, 1926/12
15     P: no number, 1925/20, ex coll. Platt
16     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1250
17     ✸ P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1251
18     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1252
19     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1253, obverse legend obscure, date obscure
20     B: I-B
21     B: (Löbb)
22     B: (Löbb)
23     B: (Löbb)
24     Cop: 82
25     Mu: 40a, obverse legend obscure, date obscure
26     NY: 1944.100.70759
27     NY: 1948.19.2174
28     NY: 1948.19.2175
29     NY: 1992.54.678 (gift of Lindgren)
30     V: GR 22448
31     V: GR 22449, both legends obscure
32     V: GR 24863, obverse legend obscure
33     Lindgren I, 2239
34     Bern: Righetti 2230
35     O
36     G: III, 235, no. 109 SNG II, no. 3259, worn, date uncertain
37     Leeds-UL: 1246 Glendining 08/10/1991, 1785