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 ΑVΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΛΟV ΑΥΡ ΟVΗΡ ΑVΓ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΝVϹΑ ΚΟΙ ϹVΡ ƐΤ ΖΚϹ
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of Zeus seated, l., holding Nike over eagle and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 19.14 g
Axis 11
Reference Spijkerman 13
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

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