RPC IV.3, 6599 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6599 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Gerasa
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤΟΚ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΛΟVΚΙ ΟVΗ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass, l.
Reverse inscription ΑΝ ΤⲰ ΠΡ ΧΡ ΤⲰ ΠΡ ΓƐ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, l., upper part of body and head, r., holding ears of barley in each hand; resting foot on swimming river-god
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 12
Reference Spijkerman 17
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 12997 (ex coll. Froehner)
2 2     J-SBF Spijkerman 17, pl. 34
3 3     J-SBF Spijkerman 17
4 4     L: 1970-2-2-1, obverse legend obscure
5 5     Private coll. F. Jarman, Germany