RPC IV.2, 216 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 216 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (uncertain title)
Issue Lucius Verus as 'ΚΑΙϹΑΡ' under Pius
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription ΛΟΥΚΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus (youthful), right (?)
Reverse inscription ΕΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design kalathos containing poppy and four ears of corn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 1, 2, 6, 12
Reference BMC 46, Cop 196–7, MG 274, no. 235
Specimens 44 (19 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 46, pl. XXVI.3
2 2     L: G 0783
3 3     B: I-B MG 274, no. 235
4 4     B: (Fox)
5 5     B: 1882/315
6 6     Cop: 196, reverse with ΕΛΑΕΙΤΩΝ
7 7     Cop: 197
8 8     C: Leake 1640, Asiatic Greece, p. 54.16
9 9     C McClean III, 7943, pl. 274.10
10 10     ✸ P: 298
11 11     P: Delepierre 9
12 12     P: Duplicates
13 13     Mu SNG 427
14 14     Mu SNG 428
15 15     NY: 1944.100.44196
16 16     NY: 1944.100.44197
17 17     O
18 18     V: GR 16846, under 'Gaius Caesar'
19 19     V: GR 27493a
20 20     vA 1612
21 21     Sardis Excavations 72
22 22     Lindgren III, 330
23 23     Falghera 1112
24 24     Bergama Depot = Voegtli, Stadtgrabung 36, no. 453
25 25     Paul-Francis Jacquier 22 (Spring 1999), 313 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 23 (Autumn 1999), 331 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 24 (Spring 2000), 299 = Paul-Francis Jacquier 25 (Autumn 2000), 413
26 26     V-ON Leypold I, no. 513
27 27     Nomos Obolos 5 (26/06/2016), 616
28 28     V-ON Leypold II, no. 513.1
29 29     Kölner Münzkabinett 107 (07/10/2017), 40 = Kölner Münzkabinett Electronic Auction 4 (01/01/2018), 131
30 30     Aufhäuser 8 (09/10/1991), 428 = Frank Sternberg 32 (28/10/1996), 650 = Spink 14005 (25/06/2014), 150
31 31     Leu Numismatik Web Auction 3 (25/02/2018), 549
32 32     CNG Electronic Auction 188 (28/05/2008), 235
33 33     Gorny & Mosch 126 (14/10/2003), 1821 = Gorny & Mosch 134 (11/10/2004), 1949, reverse with ΕΛΑΕΙΤΩΝ
34 34     Solidus Online Auction 14 (22/04/2017), 323 = Solidus Online Auction 16 (17/06/2017), 196
35 35     Gorny & Mosch 156 (05/03/2007), 1768
36 36     Princeton: Inv. 3307B Levy-Bastien 1821, not illustrated
37 37     G. Hirsch 237 (24/11/2004), 732
38 38     Private coll. Robert Effler
39 39     Naville Numismatics 19 (13/12/2015), 240
40 40     Agora Auctions 53 (05/04/2016), 82
41 41     Princeton: Inv. 3307A Levy-Bastien 1822, pl. XXVII
42 42     Leeds-UL: 707
43 43     Private coll. T. M. C. = Savoca Coins Weekly Blue Auction 201 (16/03/2024), 346
44 44     Private coll. T. M. C.