RPC IV.1, 5973 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5973 (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 ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥΡ οΥΗΡοϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΑΓΑΘΩ ΝΙΚΑ[ΙƐΙϹ?]
Reverse design Selene-Hecate standing, facing, head, l., holding torch and long sceptre; behind her shoulders, crescent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 18.01 g
Axis 1
Reference Rec 218
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 912 Wa 410 = Rec 218, pl. LXXII.17 (rev.)