RPC IV.1, 5439 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5439 (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 ΚΑΙϹΑΡ Μ(sic) ΑVΡ ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude male figure (hero or Ares?) seated on rock, l., holding sword in sheath in r. hand, resting l. arm on rock
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 124
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Löbb) Rec 124, pl. XX.37 (rev.)