RPC IV.1, 5542 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5542 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑVΡΗ ΟVΗΡ [
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΡΩΜΑΙΩΝ ΝΙΚΗΝ ΝƐΙΚΑΙƐΙϹ
Reverse design Nike standing, r., inscribing shield resting on column
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 17.38 g
Axis 7
Reference Rec 232
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: alter Bestand Rec 232, pl. LXXIII.4, reverse legend with signs of tooling