RPC IV.2, 11603 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11603 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Laodicea ad Lycum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaius Popilius Carus Pedo (proconsul)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169, perhaps 162/3
Obverse inscription ]? Λ ΑΥ[ ]? οΥΗΡοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑ[Ρ?]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ] ΠΟΠΙΛ[ ]? [Π]ΕΔΩΝΟϹ ΛΑΟΔΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design in centre, Zeus (Laodiceus) standing on base, left, holding eagle and long sceptre; between two emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, each wearing toga; the right one with scroll, the left one with patera
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Reference Stumpf —$
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V-ON Leypold II, no. 1670 = Gorny 84 (13/10/1997), 5536