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Rosenberger 3Gerasa, Decapolis. AE 10, 1.56g. 68/69 AD. ..CH. Stag standing right / GERCH, hare crouching right, nibbling at a bunch of grapes. Rosenberger, The Coinage of Eastern Palestine, p. 50, 3.TextFull Size
HADRIAN
Spij 4Hadrian AE 27mm of Gerasa, Arabia Petraea. DIAUT.K.TRA ADRIANOC.CEB, laureate, draped & cuirassed bust right / ARTEMIS TUCH GERASWN, draped bust of Artemis right wearing diadem with crescent at forehead, quiver behind shoulder, bow before. SNG ANS 1343; Hendin_870v. TextImage
MARCUS AURELIUS
Spij 9Marcus Aurelius, AE26 of Gerash, Decapolis, AVT KAIC M AVPANTW, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right seen from the back / ANTWPR-CR-TWPRGE, Tyche, wearing turreted crown, standing left on half figure of river god, resting right hand on rudder, left holding cornucopiae; behind her a male figure standing facing, head right, holding spear. Spijkerman 9. TextImage
Spij. 10Marcus Aurelius, AE23 of Gerasa, Decapolis. AVT KAIC M AVP ANTW, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, seen from behind / ANTW PR CRTW PR GE, Tyche standing left, holding rudder and cornucopiae, river-god at feet; on right, togate male figure holding sceptre. Spijkerman 10.TextFull Size
Spij. 11Marcus Aurelius, AE19 of Gerasa, Syria, Decapolis. 5.59 gr. AVT K M AVR ANT, laureate, draped, cuirassed bust right / ANTW PRX QPR GE, Tyche seated left on rocks, upper part of her body turned right, holding barley corns in both hand; below, river-god swimming left. Spijkerman 11; Rosenberger 14.TextFull Size
Spij. 11vMarcus Aurelius, AE19 of Gerasa, Syria, Decapolis. Gerasa. AVT K M AVR ANT, laureate head right / ANTW PRC WPR GE, Tyche seated left on rocks, upper part of her body turned right, holding barley corns in both hand; below, river-god swimming left. Spijkerman 11 var. (bust type).TextFull Size
Spij. 12Marcus Aurelius, AE19 of Gerasa, Decapolis. AVT K M AVP ANT, laureate head right / ANTW PR CTWR, Tyche seated left on rocks, upper torso turned right, holding barley ears; river-god swimming left below. Spijkerman 12; Rosenberger IV 14 var. (reverse legend).TextFull Size
Spij. 13Marcus Aurelius, AE15 of Gerasa, Decapolis, Syria. AD 161-180. AV K M AVR ANT, Laureate head right / ARG TUCG, Draped bust of Artemis facing, head right; bow in bow case over shoulder. Spijkerman 13.TextFull Size
LUCIUS VERUS
Spij. 18Lucius Verus, AE15 of Gerasa, Decapolis. 2.79g. AVTOK KAICAP LOUKIOVH, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust left, seen from behind / ART TUC GE, draped bust of Artemis right, quiver across shoulder. Spijkerman 18.TextFull Size
COMMODUS
Spij. 21Commodus, AE25 of Gerasa, Decapolis, 177-192 AD. AVT K L AV KOMMODON, laureate and draped bust right / ANTW PROCRTW PR G E, On the left, Tyche stands holding a rudder and cornucopiae, on the right a togate figure holds a sceptre, river god below. Spijkermann 21.TextFull Size
See also: Entry for Gerash on the Digital Historia Numorum
Search for Gerash in the British SNG Volumes' Database at the Fitzwilliam Museum
Search for Gerash in the ANS Database
Search for Gerash at AncientImports.com
Search for Gerash at Incitatus Coins

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