RPC IV.1, 5970 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5970 (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 ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟ ϹΕΒ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Athena seated, l., feeding serpent entwined around olive-tree; leaning against her seat, shield on which owl stands
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 21.86 g
Axis 1
Reference Rec 214
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 910 Rec 214, pl. LXXII.13
2     Münster