RPC IV.1, 5663 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5663 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑV(Ρ) ΑΝΤΩΝΙ(ΝΟϹ)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Marcus Aurelius wearing cuirass, r.
Reverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Λ ΑVΡ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ΝΙΚΟΜ
Reverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing paludamentum, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.42 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 1937-10-6-28
2     NY: 1953.171.713, under 'Uncertain of Bithynia'
3     Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 6 (23/03/2000) 202, pl. 10
4     O
5     Private coll. Tom Mullally = VAuctions 299 (11/04/2013), 79