RPC IV.4, 2821


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2821
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year Ɛ = 5
Dating AD 164/5
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡΗΛ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Ε
Reverse design Athena standing, facing, head, left, holding owl and spear; beside spear, shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 9229 corr.
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     A: D 2223D / 1896/7, IA 552/964
2 2     ✸ Aiello
3 3     DS 9229 corr.