RPC IV.1, 5551 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5551 (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 ΑΥΡ [Ο]ΥΗΡοϹ [ΑΥΓ?]
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design turreted(?) and draped bust of Artemis, right; to left, torch, to right, bow
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1927-6-7-5