RPC IV.2, 1979 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1979 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Docimeum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΔΟΚΙΜƐΩΝ ΜΑΚƐΔΟΝΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated sideways on lion, r., holding sceptre and tympanum
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.68 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 25
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 25, pl. XXIV.6
2     P: 994
3     Private coll. CGT, ex Ancient Imports