RPC IV.3, 5292 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5292 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Amasea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus) ; Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑΥΡ οΥΗΡοϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡ ΑΜΑϹ ΝƐΩΚ Κ ΜΗΤ Κ ΠΡΩ ΠοΝΤ ƐΤ ΡΞƐ
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, clasping hands, each wearing toga and holding scroll
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 22.02 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 27(2) corr.
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 100 Wa 11 = Rec 27(2), pl. suppl. D.7 (rev.)
2     ✸ P: 851 (ex coll. Grand Duke Alexander Michailowitsch)
3     B: (Löbb)
4     B: Löbb, with traces of gold cover
5     B: B-I
6     Yale: ex PRF
7     Tokat: Inv. 75.21.32.1198 M. Amandry (ed.), Trésors et Circulation Monétaire en Anatolie Antique (Paris, 1994), p. 124, no. 6.1.5, pl. XXXII.6.5, date worn, perhaps similar type <IdType = -1739312365>
8     Tokat: Inv. 80.4.67.3442 M. Amandry (ed.), Trésors et Circulation Monétaire en Anatolie Antique (Paris, 1994), p. 124, not illustrated, reverse worn, perhaps similar type <IdType = -1739312365>
9     Gorny & Mosch 104 (09/10/2000), 659