RPC IV.4, 16538 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 16538 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Year Δ = 4
Dating AD 163/4
Obverse inscription Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus with traces of drapery, l.
Reverse inscription ƐΙΡΗΝΗ ƐVΘΗΝΙΑ L Δ
Reverse design to l., Eirene standing, r., hand on hip, holding cornucopia; to r., Euthenia seated, l., holding ears of corn and sceptre(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 21.98 g
Axis 12
Reference D 3716–17
Specimens 3
Note The type is found under Trajan with the inscription ΕΥΘΗΝΙΑ ΚΑΙ ΕΙΡΗΝ[Η]: https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/13173;https://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/type/13174.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     D 3716 = Naville Numismatics 60, 27 Sept. 2020, lot 277
2     D 3717 = Naville Numismatics 44, 4 Nov. 2018, lot 328
3     ✸ A: D 2212G / 1897/8, IH 945/1489