RPC IV.2, 11355 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11355 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Germe
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate G. I. Nikias (archon)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
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 ΕΠΙ [Γ Ι ΝΙ]ΚΙΟV Α[ΡΧΟΝΤΟϹ] ΓΕΡΜΗΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles (bearded) seated on rock, l., holding uncertain object (cup or cista mystica?), resting l. hand on rock
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Reference Ehling —
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Rome: 109586 De Sanctis Mangelli collection