RPC IV.3, 8032 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8032 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Faustina II (Augusta)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 164
Obverse inscription [ΦΑ]ΥϹΤΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II wearing stephane, right
Reverse inscription ΥΠΕΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ [ΤΩΝ?] ϹΕΒΑϹ (Α shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Venus standing, left, holding apple and long sceptre
Metal silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1818, under 'Carrhae'