RPC IV.1, 4587 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4587 (temporary)
Province Epirus
Region Illyricum
City Corcyra
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription Α Κ ΛΟΥΚΙΟϹ ΑΥΡΗΛΙ(ΟϹ) ΒΗΡ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΡΚΥΡΑΙⲰΝ
Reverse design Zeus (Kasios) seated, l., holding long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.67 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 646
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 646, on obverse, ΒΗΡ as Β{ΗΡ}
2     V: GR 12251
3     B: 1970/68