RPC IV.3, 3584 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 3584 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Tarsus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, clasping hands, each wearing toga and holding scroll; between them above, star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.54547, on reverse, existence of star uncertain
2 2     V: GR 19218
3 3     ✸ P: 1239 SNG 1458
4 4     B: Löbb, on reverse, existence of star uncertain
5 5     C: SNG 5328 as 'Marcus' Leake 8179, Suppl., p. 98.11
6 6     D. Lowe coll.