RPC IV.1, 4242 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4242 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Amphipolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑV(Τ) ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗ οVΗΡ(ο)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΜΦΙΠοΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated, l., holding patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.63 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 114
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 114
2     ✸ P: 516
3     Mu: 120
4     C: Leake 3088, European Greece, p. 13.2, authenticity doubtful: cast