RPC IV.3, 6457 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6457 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Judaea
City Gaza
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΔΚϹ ΓΑΖΑ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design head of Heracles (bearded), r.; beneath neck (or to r.), club; to r., Gaza-symbol (mem)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference BMC 104
Specimens 6 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 104, pl. XVI.8
2 2     NY: 1944.100.69068 SNG 934
3 3     NY: 1998.18.173 Lindgren III, 1526
4 4     P: 196, on rev, club to r.
5 5     B: Löbb, on rev, club to r.
6 6     B: Löbb, on rev, club to r.