RPC IV.2, 11513 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11513 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Magnesia ad Maeandrum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: (Mostly) single issue?
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ
Reverse design in centre, cult statue of turreted Artemis Leukophryene standing, facing, being crowned by two flying Nikai; between two eagles with spreading wings; between Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus standing, facing each other, each wearing toga and raising arm
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 5
Reference Schultz —
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     G. Hirsch 263 (24/09/2009), 2809
1 1     L: 1970-9-9-86
2 2     ✸ Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün 64 (20/11/2014), 1995 = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 28 (01/02/2015), 250
3 3     Gorny & Mosch 181 (12/10/2009), 1774