RPC IV.2, 702 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 702 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169, mostly c.AD 161-165 but some later
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ (Ζ reversed)
Reverse design galley with rowers and helmsman, l.; on prow, Triton blowing conch; on stern, two standards
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 27.58 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 229
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: BMC 229