RPC IV.1, 11881 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 11881 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Argolis
City Argos
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription [Ο]ΥΗΡΟ[Ϲ] ΑΥΓΟΥϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΓΕΙΩΝ
Reverse design gateway or arch; above (i.e. in background), building (arch or temple) surmounted by statues of two riders on outside and two standing figures in centre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Private coll. R. Hoppensteadt, ex BCD, ex Waddell