RPC IV.4, 3052


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 3052
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 ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription L Ζ
Reverse design Triptolemus, wearing elephant's-head cap, holding seeds in chlamys, driving biga drawn by winged serpents, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 12
Reference DS 9520
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 3055/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.61765
2 2     ✸ DS 9520 = Naville Numismatics 81, 7 May 2023, lot 423