RPC IV.3, 10742 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

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 ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤωΡ ΟΥΗ[ΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ?]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΝΕΙΚΟΠΟΛΙΤωΝ ΕΤ ϞΑ
Reverse design Zeus seated, left, holding Nike and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

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