RPC IV.2, 11450 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11450 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Dioshieron
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙοϹ οΥΗΡοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΔΙοϹΙΕΡΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Zeus seated, left, holding statue of Artemis of Ephesus and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Roma Numismatics Electronic Sale 8 (31/05/2014), 404, emperor as 'Marcus Aurelius' = GRPCL Dioshieron 40
2 2     Private coll. CGT, ex London Ancient Coins