ADRAA, MARCUS AURELIUS AE
Sofaer 2v, Rosenberger 2v, Bold Very Fine, light cleaning marks in field, 27.3mm, 12.37 grams, Struck year 70 = 175/176 C.E.
Obverse: Laureate bust of Marcus Aurelius to right, M AVY ANTWONINO around
Reverse: Dome-shaped baetyl on altar with staircase, ΔOYCAPHC ΘEOC AΔPAHNWN E O around
A SUPERIOR specimen and a RARE coin!
Eus5bius believed the city of Adraa to be on the same site as the Biblical Edre'i