RPC IV.3, 8028 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8028 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙ] ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ ϹƐ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription VΠƐΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΤΩΝ ΚVΡΙΩΝ ϹƐΒ
Reverse design female figure standing, l., holding round object (globe or apple?) and cornucopia
Metal Silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 2.59 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1814, under 'Carrhae'
2     G. Hirsch 211 (21/09/2000), 1526, pl. 14