RPC IV.4, 2841


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2841
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year Ϛ = 6
Dating AD 165/6
Obverse inscription Λ Α]ΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription L Ϛ
Reverse design draped bust of Nilus, right, crowned with taenia and lotus-buds; before, cornucopia, from which issues Genius holding wreath
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2732/1, 2983/1–2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ A: D 2224 / 3352
2 2     Michigan Karanis 422