RPC IV.3, 8630 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8630 (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 ΑΥΤ Κ(ΑΙ) Μ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοϹ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΜΕΝΙΑ ΥΠΕΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΤΩΝ ΚΥΡΙΩ(Ν ϹΕΒ) (Αs shaped as Λs)
Reverse design Armenia seated on ground, left, wearing tall headdress; beside, shield and military standard
Metal silver
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 4, 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1970-9-9-245
2 2     O