RPC IV.1, 10340 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10340 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Augusta Traiana
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Quintus Tullius Maximus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, right
Reverse inscription ΗΓΕ ΤΟΥΛ ΜΑΞΙΜΟΥ ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΗϹ ΤΡΑΙΑΝΗϹ (Ξ shaped as エ)
Reverse design emperor (Lucius Verus) advancing, right, in military dress, holding transverse spear, carrying trophy over shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Reference Schönert-Geiss, MATT 86
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Sofia: 10607/6125 Schönert-Geiss, MATT 86/1, pl. 5 (R68) = Mouchmov 2987, pl. 29.13 (rev.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     Sofia: 12462