RPC IV.3, 3644 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 3644 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Anazarbus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΑΙ ΤΩΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΤΩ ΑΝΑΖΑΡ ƐΤ ΒΠΡ
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding Nike (over altar) and spear; leaning against spear, shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.58 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Ziegler, Anazarbos 173–5
Specimens 14

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Levante 1396 = Ziegler, Anazarbos 173.1, pl. 6, reverse without altar
2     Kölner Münzkabinett 38 (1985), 220, reverse without altar
3     L: 1912-1-1-11
4     Istanbul: KD 762-1697-1966
5     Lindgren
6     Ratto (04/1927), 2295
7     Boston: ex coll. Woodward
8     Private coll. C. Fontana 15
9     Private coll. C. Fontana 14
10     ✸ NY: 1944.100.53058
11     Ziegler, Sammlungen, 995, pl. 51, private coll., Kaarst, Germany = Ziegler, Anazarbos 174.9, pl. 6 (rev.)
12     Bern: Righetti 1494 Ziegler, Anazarbos 175.1, pl. 6 (rev.)
13     Peus 366 (25/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 943, pl. 50
14     D. Lowe Coll.