RPC IV.3, 6601 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6601 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Gerasa
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucilla (Augusta)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 163–169, perhaps later
Obverse inscription ΛΟΥΚΙΛΛΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design draped bust of Lucilla, right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΤΕΜΙϹ ΤΥΧΗ ΓΕΡΑϹωΝ
Reverse design draped bust of Artemis-Tyche, right, having quiver at shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Spijkerman 19
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J-SBF Spijkerman 19, pl. 34
2 2     ✸ B: 1912/461
3 3     Private coll. CGT, obverse worn, interpretation of empress on obverse as Lucilla not certain