RPC IV.4, 2301


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2301
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year Α = 1
Dating AD 161
Obverse inscription ΛΟΥΚΙΟϹ ΑΥΡ ΟΥΗ ϹΕΒΑ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Α
Reverse design Dikaiosyne standing, facing, head, left, holding scales and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 3: same obv. die as 2306/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1974.26.3873
2 2     ✸ V: GR 24912
3 3     Yale: (Peerless)