RPC IV.3, 9742 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 9742 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ[ΑΙ Μ?] [ ] ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟϹ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design laureate head of Marcus Aurelius, r.
Reverse inscription VΠƐΡ ΝΙΚΗϹ [ΤΩΝ ΚVΡΙΩ?]Ν ϹƐ
Reverse design Demeter standing, facing, head, r., holding poppy(?), two ears of corn and uncertain object (cornucopia or patera?)
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ V: GR 37822, under 'Carrhae'