RPC IV.3, 5294 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5294 (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(Η) 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 ΡΞΔ
Reverse design emperors (Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus) standing, facing each other, clasping hands, each wearing toga and holding scroll
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.48 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 28
Specimens 6

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979-1-1-1160 vA 25
2     Ex coll. Grand Duke Alexander Michailowitsch
3     Mu: 2a (acc. 1989/14)
4     ✸ Mu: 3a
5     MMAG 41 (18/06/1970), 328, pl. 17
6     Lanz 92 (04/06/1999), 699, pl. 28