RPC IV.1, 5619 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5619 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟ ΝΕΩΚΟ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΙΑϹ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of female figure standing, l., holding uncertain objects
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 116, BMC 24
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 24 Rec 116, pl. XCI.32 (rev.)