RPC IV.4, 2986


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 2986
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year Ζ = 7
Dating AD 166/7
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription L Ζ
Reverse design emperor standing, facing, head, right, radiate- (or bare-) headed, wearing toga, holding patera; to right, Nike standing, left, holding wreath over emperor's head and palm-branch
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 9393
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: Löbb.
2 2     NY: 1944.100.61684
3 3     A: D 2234A / 1896/7, IA 562/975
4 4     ✸ Emporium Hamburg 71, 8 May 2014, lot 230