RPC IV.2, 1307 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1307 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Maeonia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Qu(e)intos II (first archon)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165, probably c. 161-163
Obverse inscription ΑV Κ Λ ΑVΡ οVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΚVƐΙΝΤΟV Β ΑΡΧ Α ΜΑΙΟΝΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding Nike, resting arm on shield; beside, spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 15.36 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1228, BMC 42
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 42
2     Private coll. CGT, ex Gerhard Rohde
3     CNG Electronic Auction 86 (31/03/2004), 64 = GRPCL Maionia 117 = Hochard 1228a, pl. 64