RPC IV.2, 17357 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 17357 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗΛ[ΙΟϹ ΟV]ΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚV[ΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ] ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Demeter standing in biga drawn by winged and coiling serpents, l., holding torch in each hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 25.59 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Münster: M 998