RPC IV.2, 3123 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3123 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Tralles
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Magistrate Euarestos (grammateus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse design Zeus (Larasios) seated, facing, holding Nike and long sceptre; between two emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, each wearing toga
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 5, 6
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu SNG 762 = Kraft, p. 212, pl. 115.20 = GRPCL Tralles (formerly Seleukeia) 243
2 2     B: (Löbb)
3 3     B: v. Knobelsdorff
4 4     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1323, found at Carnuntum