RPC IV.2, 2891 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2891 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Tralles
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Euarestos (grammateus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription Υ ΚΑΙ] Ο[Υ]ΡΗΟϹ
Obverse design aureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [ΕΠΙ ΓΡΑ (?)] ΕΥΑΡΕϹΤΟΥ ΤΡΑΛΛΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles seated on rock covered with lion skin, left, holding patera in right hand, resting left hand on club
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 5
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1687 Wa 5438 = GRPCL Tralles (formerly Seleukeia) 240