RPC IV.1, 5549 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5549 (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 ΑΥ [Κ] Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΟΥΗΡ[ΟϹ ϹΕ]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, left
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design draped bust of Sarapis wearing kalathos, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1961-3-1-88