RPC IV.1, 11118 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 11118 (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 ΑΥΡΗ οΥΗΡοϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, right
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΙΠΠ[ο]ΠοΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design nude warrior (Ares?) standing, left, wearing helmet, holding shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 7, 8
Reference Mouchmov, Philip. —, Varbanov, Philippopolis Lucius Verus X.9.1.2
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Helios 7, 12 Dec. 2011, lot 539
2 2     CNG EA 245, 1 Dec. 2010, lot 248