RPC IV.1, 5978 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5978 (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 οVΗ[ΡΟ]Ϲ ΚΑΙ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l. holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 15.67 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 228
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Löbb) Rec 228, pl. LXXIII.1, authenticity doubtful: both sides heavily tooled