RPC IV.3, 9023 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 9023 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Commagene
City Samosata
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ[Ϲ?] Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝοϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤοc
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription Φ ϹΑΜο ΙƐΡ ΑϹΥ ΑΥΤΟ ΜΗΤΡο ΚΟΜ ƐΤ Ϟ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, l., holding poppy and two ears of corn, resting arm on rock, resting foot on swimming river-god (Euphrates)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.39 g
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1467
2     Bern: Righetti 1840