RPC IV.1, 5441 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5441 (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 ΑΥΤ Κ Λ ΑΥΡΗΛΙοϹ οΥΗΡοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΜΑϹΤΡΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Poseidon standing with foot on rock, left, resting arm on knee, holding dolphin and trident
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 127 corr.
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1989/279 vA 168
2 2     V: GR 15343