RPC IV.2, 2641 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2641 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lesbus
City Mytilene
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: without personal name but contemporary with coins of ]no[, strategos
Dating c. 164–165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ΑΡ[ΜΗ]ΝΙ(sic)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΜΥΤΙΛΗΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, each wearing military dress, holding sword and spear; between, trophy and bound captive seated, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 329, reverse tooled