RPC IV.3, 6471 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6471 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Nysa-Scythopolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΛΟΥ ΑΥΡ ΟΥΗΡ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΝΥϹΑ ΚΟΙ ϹΥΡ ΕΤ ΖΚϹ
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Zeus seated, left, holding Nike over eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 11
Reference Spijkerman 13
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ IMJ: Rosenberger Spijkerman 13 pl. 41, obverse legend worn, interpretation of emperor uncertain