RPC IV.1, 5438 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5438 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙοϹ ΟVΗΡοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Ares standing, r., wearing helmet, holding spear and shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 123
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 581 Rec 123, pl. XX.36, authenticity doubtful: cast?
2 2     B: 7914