RPC IV.1, 4628 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4628 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
City Zacynthus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡ ΒΗΡΟϹ Α[Ρ?]
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΖΑΚΥΝΘΟϹ
Reverse design hero Zakynthos standing, l., holding bunch of grapes and chlamys
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.70 g
Axis 1, 6, 8, 9
Reference BMC 96
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 96, pl. XXI.4 (rev.) P. Gardner, NC 1885, p. 106, pl. V.18 (rev.), rev. as 'Dionysus'
2     ✸ P: 1710
3     V: GR 14078
4     B: 1910/317