RPC IV.2, 11471 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11471 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ ΛΟV ΑV ΟVΗΡΟⳞ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΦΕΣΙΩΝ [ ] ΠΡΩ ΑΣΙΑΣ
Reverse design in centre, Artemis of Ephesus on base, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports; to l., crescent; to r., star; between two emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, each wearing toga and holding patera over lighted altar
Metal Æ
Average diameter 37 mm
Average weight 19.06 g
Reference Karwiese 319A
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Private coll. = Karwiese 319 (R5, R7A)