RPC IV.3, 6572 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6572 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Antioch ad Hippum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ]ΑΡ Λ ΑΥΡ ΟΥΗΡ[ΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription ΖΕΥϹ (in pediment) [ΑΡΟΤΗϹΙΟϹ? (in exergue)] [ΑΝΤΙ]ΟΧΕωΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΙΠ[
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing statue of Zeus standing, left, holding stalk(?) over uncertain object (animal?), resting arm on hip
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 14
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: Y23879/279 (ex coll. Henry Seyrig) = Spijkerman 14, pl. 36