RPC IV.2, 11196 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11196 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design nude Heracles seated on rock, l., holding club, resting arm on rock
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 17.47 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Private coll. CGT = Naville Numismatics 16 (12/07/2015), 321, emperor as 'Marcus Aurelius'
2     Egger 41 (18/11/1912), 534, pl. XIV = Wendt-Numismatica 17 (22/06/1977), coll. Hollschek, 275, pl. 9 = Fritz Rudolf Künker 295 (25/09/2017), 908