RPC IV.1, 7597 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7597 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription [I]MP CAES L AVREL VERVS AVG (first A shaped as K)
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription C L I COR
Reverse design nude Mercury/Hermes seated on rock, left, wearing petasus(?), extending right hand over ram, holding caduceus and chlamys
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 3, 6
Reference Cop 344
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop: 344
2 2     ✸ C McClean II, 6198, pl. 218.1