RPC IV.3, 8631 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8631 (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 ΦΑΥϹΤΙΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design draped bust of Faustina II wearing stephane, right
Reverse inscription [ΥΠΕ]Ρ ΝΙΚΗϹ ΡΩΜΑΙΩΝ (Α shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Iustitia/Dikaiosyne standing, left, holding scales and cornucopia
Metal silver
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1987-11-12-4
2 2     Mu: 3, under 'Edessa in Mesopotamia'