RPC IV.1, 5967 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5967 (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 ΑVΤ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ οVΗΡοc
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΝƐΙΚΑΙƐΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding owl and spear; beside, shield; before shield, serpent coiling
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 7.82 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 212, Cop 490
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Cop: 490
2     Prowe I, 1196