RPC IV.3, 7149 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 7149 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Λ ΑVΡΗ(Λ) ΟVΗΡΟϹ Ϲ(ƐΒ)
Obverse design radiate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription S C and below, numeral letter(s) Α, Δ, Ɛ, Η(?), ΒΙ or ΔΙ
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 4.18 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference McAlee (Lucius Verus) 7
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll. R.G. McAlee
2     L: G 0928
3     Private coll. Marcel Burstein
4     P: 554
5     ✸ B: no number, emperor on obverse perhaps Marcus Aurelius, on reverse, reading of numeral letter as H uncertain
6     NY: 1944.100.659010
7     Waage 532, reverse only illustrated
8     Bern: 89.94 Kapossy, no. 185