RPC IV.1, 5703 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5703 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Tium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΤΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design nude Dionysus (youthful) seated on panther walking, right, resting right arm on panther, carrying long filleted thyrsus over shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 92(2)
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1655 Rec 92(2), pl. CVIII.33 (rev.)
2 2     L: 1979-1-1-1484 vA 7179