RPC IV.3, 3584 (temporary)

 

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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 ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΟΜΟΝΟΙΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΩΝ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΗϹ ΤΑΡϹΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛƐΩϹ
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 Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 16.85 g
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

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