RPC IV.3, 7154 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 7154 (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 ΑVΡΗΛ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ϹƐΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription S C; to l., Κ; to r., Α; below, numeral letter(s) Α, Ϛ, ΓΙ
Reverse design in laurel wreath; in upper field, palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference McAlee (Lucius Verus) 12
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Bern: Righetti 1962
2     ✸ NY: 1974.226.207
3     Waage 535, illustrated
4     Waage 536
5     O
6     Private coll. CGT, ex Lanz, attribution to Verus not entirely certain