RPC IV.2, 446 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 446 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Apollonia ad Rhyndacum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161–162
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse design cult statue of nude Apollo standing, right, holding arrow, resting arm on column
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Axis 6
Reference von Fritze Mys. 264, BMC 23
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 23, pl. II.13 Lacroix, pp. 307–9, pl. XXVII.7 (rev.)
2 2     B: 1920/720