RPC IV.1, 4866 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4866 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Prusias ad Hypium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating after 164
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ [ΑΡ]ΜΕΝ [Λ ΑΥΡ Ο]ΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΠΡΟΥϹΙΓΩΝ(sic) ΥΠΙΟϹ
Reverse design bearded river-god Hypios reclining, left, holding branch and cornucopia, resting on water-urn(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 12
Reference Rec 44
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1594 Rec 44, pl. CV.2 (rev.), pierced, 15.81g