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CITY AND SEMI-AUTONOMOUS COINAGE
Spij 1Petra, Arabia. Pseudo-autonomous issues. Early 2nd century AD. AE 11mm, 1.74 g. Veiled and turreted head of Tyche right / Crossed cornucopiae; PM monogram above. Spijkerman 1.TextFull Size
Spij. 1 varPetra, Arabia, AE13 Pseudo-autonomous, early 2nd Century AD. Draped, veiled and turretted bust of Tyche right / Crossed and filleted cornucopiae. SNG ANS 1359; Spijkerman 1 var (no monogram).Text
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HADRIAN
BMC 12Hadrian, AE24 of Petra, Arabia. AYT dot KAIC TRA ADRI dot CEB, laureate head right / PETRA MHTRO POLIC in three lines within laurel wreath. BMC Arabia, 12.TextFull Size
Spijkerman 2Hadrian AE 28mm of Petra, Arabia. AVTOKPATWP KAICAP TPAIANOC ADPIANOC CEBACTOC, laureate & cuirassed bust right with aegis on breastplate / PETPA MHTPOPOLIC, Tyche seated left on rock, hand outstretched, holding trophy over shoulder. Rosenberger 2, SNG ANS 1360. TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Spij. 20Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, AE23 of Petra, Jordan, Arabia. AD 161-169. 7.92 g. AYT ANTωNINOC KAI OYHΡOC CEB, Bare-headed, draped bust of Marcus Aurelius left, facing the bare-headed, deaped of Lucius Verus right / AΔΡI ΠETΡA MHTΡOΠOΛIC, Tyche seated left on rock, holding sceptre and patera. Spijkerman 20; Rosenberger 14; Sofaer 18.TextFull Size
Spijkerman 21Arabia Petraea, Petra. Marcus Aurelius & Lucius Verus as Caesar. AE 20mm. Confronted busts / Turreted & veiled head of Tyche right. Rosenberger 15. TextImage
Spij. 22Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, AE17 of Petra, Jordan, Arabia. AD 161-169. 3.15 g. Bare-headed, draped bust of Marcus Aurelius left, facing the bare-headed, draped bust of Lucius Verus right. ΠETΡA-MHTΡO-ΠOΛIC in three lines within wreath. Spijkerman 22.TextFull Size
SEPTIMIUS SEVERUS
SNG ANS 1369Septimius Severus AE22 of Petra in Arabia. (...) CL CEP CEOV(HPOC...), laureate bust right / distyle temple, within which is PETPOS MET(...) around city goddess, turreted, seated left holding corn ears (?) & cornicopiae. TextImage
Spijkerman 28vPetra. Septimius Severus AE22. ...CEOYHPON..., laureate head right, countermark on shoulder (Howgego 801) D in circular punch / () MHTPOP... , Tyche seated left, holding trophy in right hand (?). TextImage
Spijk. 33Septimius Severus, AE20 of Petra, Arabia. ..CEPT CEOYHROC CEB, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right / ADRI-PETR(A)-MHT to left, beneath and to right of Tyche seated left in distyle temple, holding small stele and a trophy. Spijkerman 33-34.TextFull Size
Spijkerman 34Septimius Severus AE23 of Petra. Laureate draped bust right / two column temple front, Tyche seated left within holding stele (?) & trophy. SNG ANS 1369. TextImage
CARACALLA
Spij 42vDecapolis, Syria. Petra. Caracalla. AD 198-217. AE (23mm, 9.06 g, 12h). Laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Tyche seated left on rock outcropping, holding trophy. Spijkerman 42 var. (obv. legend). TextFull Size
Spij 44Syria, Decapolis. Petra. Caracalla AE 22mm. Laureate, draped, & cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Tyche seated left, holding stele(?) & trophy, within distyle temple. Spijkerman 44; Rosenberger 29; SNG ANS 1372. TextImage
Spij. 46Caracalla AE22 of Petra, Arabia. M AYR ANTWNINO.., laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right, seen from the back / ADRI-PETRA-MHT around and beneath tetrastyle temple without pediment with Tyche, turreted, seated left on rock within, holding patera and trophy. Spijkerman 46.TextFull Size
GETA
Spij 48Decapolis. Petra. Geta. As Caesar, AD 198-209. AE (22mm, 7.39 g, 12h). Bare-headed, draped, and cuirassed bust right, seen from behind / Tyche seated left on rock outcropping, holding trophy. Spijkerman 48; Rosenberger 32. TextFull Size
ELAGABALUS
Spijkerman 56Elagabalus AE21 of Petra in Province Arabia. IMP M AVR ANTONINVS, laureate draped bust right / PETRA above, COL below, founder plowing right with two oxen. SNGANS 1373.TextImage
SNG ANS 1374Elagabalus AE21 of Petra, Arabia. IMP M AVR ANTONINVS, laureate draped bust right / PETRA (written PETLA) above, COLON below, founder plowing right with two oxen. SNG ANS 1374.TextFull Size

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