RPC IV.1, 5190 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5190 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription [IMP] CAES L AVREL VERVS AVG
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription C L I COR
Reverse design to left, Salus/Hygieia standing, right, feeding serpent from patera; to right, Aesculapius/Asclepius standing, left, holding serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 7, 8, 12
Reference BCD Corinth 745
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920-8-5-1058
2 2     ✸ P: 930
3 3     BCD Corinth 745
4 4     L: 1920-8-5-1059