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Caracalla, 28 January 198 - 8 April 217 A.D., Rabbathmoba, Arabia
Rabbathmoba, probably the Biblical Ir-Moab, was conquered by Alexander Jannaeus. Its ruins are 18 kilometers north of Kerak in Jordan.
RP72140. Bronze AE 24, Spijkerman
29b; BMC Arabia
, p. 44, 5 var. (date P − ∆); Rosenberger
15 var. (same); SNG ANS
-, aF, green highlighting patina
, porous, Rabbathmoba (near Kerak, Jordan) mint, weight
8.987g, maximum diameter
24.1mm, die axis
, 209 - 210 A.D.; obverse
AVT KAIC ANTΩNINOC CEB, laureate, draped, and cuirassed bust
right, from behind; reverse
PABAΘMOVBHNΩN, Poseidon standing left, nude, foot on prow, dolphin
in right, trident vertical behind in left, ∆ − P (year 104) divided across field
Catalog current as of Monday, November 20, 2017.
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