RPC IV.3, 9049 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 9049 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Philadelphia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝΤωΝΙ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass, right
Reverse inscription ΘΕΑ ΑϹΤΕΡΙΑ ΦΙΛ ΚΟΙ ϹΥΡΙ
Reverse design veiled and draped bust of goddess Asteria, right; head surmounted by star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 24(1)
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: Y23879/258 (ex coll. Henry Seyrig)
2 2     J-SBF Spijkerman 24(1), pl. 56