RPC IV.3, 8031 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8031 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 164
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ Κ Μ ΑΥ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΥΠΕΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΤΩΝ ΚΥΡ (all retrograde)
Reverse design Armenia seated on ground, left, wearing tall headdress; beside, shield and military standard
Metal silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1816, under 'Carrhae', second part of obverse legend with signs of tooling?