RPC IV.1, 6143 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 6143 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Tium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΥΤ Λ] ΑΥΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟΥ[ΗΡΟϹ]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΤΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Athena standing, right, holding spear and owl
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 88 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 15915 Rec 88, pl. CVIII.29 (rev.), obverse as 'Lucius Verus as Caesar'