RPC IV.2, 2872 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2872 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 164-165
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗ[ΛΙ ΟVΗΡΟϹ] ΑΡΜΕ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, l., seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΘVΑΤ]ΕΙΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design to l., nude Apollo-Tyrimnaios standing, l., wearing radiate crown(?), holding double axe; to r., Asclepius standing, facing, head, l., holding serpent-staff; both clasping hands over thymiaterium
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 30.58 g
Axis 12
Reference Hochard 2412
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1469 GRPCL Thyateira 205 = Hochard 2412a, pl. 142, both sides with signs of tooling