RPC IV.3, 10742 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 10742 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Nicopolis ad Lycum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΡ ΟΥΗ[ΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ?]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΝƐΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤⲰΝ ƐΤ ϞΑ
Reverse design Zeus seated, l., holding Nike and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.60 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 1914/715, under 'Nicopolis-Emmaus' Prowe III, 2611, not illustrated
2     G