RPC IV.1, 4589 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4589 (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 ΛΟΥΚΙοc ΑΥΡΗΛΙ ΒΗΡ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΚοΡΚΥΡΑΙⲰΝ
Reverse design Ares (bearded) standing with foot on rock, r., holding spear, placing l. hand on sword at hip
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 7.93 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 649, Cop 259
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 649, pl. XXVI.5 (rev.)
2     L: 1866-12-1-2248
3     Cop: 259
4     B: (Fox)