RPC IV.1, 5440 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5440 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Paphlagonia
City Amastris
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡ[ΟϹ]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass(?) and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription Μ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΑ ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΟΙ
Reverse design emperor Marcus Aurelius on horseback, r., holding transverse spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 11.87 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 126
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 582 Wa 149 = Rec 126, pl. XX.38 (rev.), authenticity doubtful: cast?
2     vA 167