RPC IV.2, 2533 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2533 (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 ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design Demeter standing in biga drawn by winged and coiling serpents, r., holding torch in each hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 23.48 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 398 SNG 715
2     Trade, USA