RPC IV.1, 11117 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 11117 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Philippopolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ οΥΗΡοϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, right
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΙΠΠ[ο]ΠοΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles (bearded) standing, left, holding bow(?), arrows(?) and lion skin, resting on club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Mouchmov, Philip. —, Varbanov, Philippopolis Lucius Verus X.14
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Helios 7, 12 Dec. 2011, lot 538
2 2     Naumann 45, 3 July 2016, lot 378
3 3     Naville Numismatics 25, 25 Sept. 2016, lot 163
4 4     Private coll. CGT