RPC IV.2, 1530 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1530 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Tabala
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Menophantos (hiereus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑ Λ ΑVΡ οVΗΡοϹ ϹƐΒΑ (Ρs shaped as Ϸ)
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΗΝοΦΑΝΤοV ΙƐΡ(ƐΩϹ) ΤΑΒΑΛƐΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, l., holding patera over lion, resting arm on tympanum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.52 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Hochard 2315-16, BMC 8
Specimens 10

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 8
2     ✸ L: 1906-4-9-1
3     B: (Löbb)
4     vA 3193 = GRPCL Tabala 29 = Hochard 2316a, pl. 135
5     Lindgren I, 826
6     O
7     Private coll, Germany
8     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3955, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer = Hochard 2315b, pl. 135
9     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 42 (03/04/2016), 506 = GRPCL Tabala 30
10     Kölner Münzkabinett Electronic Auction 4 (01/01/2018), 183