RPC IV.3, 6807 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6807 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Tripolis
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Caesar)
Dating 147/8
Obverse inscription ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΑΙ ϹƐΒ ƐΥϹƐΒ ΥΙΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius (short beard), r.
Reverse inscription ΘΝΥ ΤΡΙΠΟΛƐΙΤⲰΝ
Reverse design draped busts of the Dioscuri jugate, r.; each wearing laureate pileus surmounted by star
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 9.08 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 1709, BMC 66–8, Cop 284
Specimens 20

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P Bab 1920, obverse as 'Antoninus Pius' and obverse legend 'ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Τ ΑΙΛ ΑΔΡΙ ΑΝΤωΝƐΙΝΟС'
2     P Bab 1922
3     P Bab 1923
4     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 903
5     L: BMC 66
6     L: BMC 67
7     ✸ L: BMC 68
8     Mu: 43
9     Mu: 44
10     Mu: 45
11     Mu: 49
12     Beirut-AUB
13     NY: 1944.100.72586 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
14     NY: 1944.100.72587 (ex private coll. P. Schroeder, Beirut)
15     NY: 1944.100.72588 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut)
16     Cop: 284
17     V: GR 22262
18     V: GR 22263
19     B: Cassel 1925, on reverse, date off flan
20     O