RPC IV.3, 5736 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5736 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Galatia
City Pessinus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Λ οΥΚΙϹ(sic) οΥΗΡο ϹΕΒ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ϹΕΒΑ ΤΟΛΙϹΤοΒο ΠΕϹϹΙΝΟΥΝΤΙ
Reverse design Asclepius standing, facing, head, left, holding serpent-staff
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 8
Reference Devreker 179, no. 69, BMC 17
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     vA 6217
2 2     P: 233 SNG 2610 = Wa 6665 = Devreker 179, no. 69, pl. 257
3 3     ✸ L: BMC 17