RPC IV.2, 7771 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 7771 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Alliance with Sardis
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 161-165
Obverse inscription ΑΥ [ΚΑΙ ΛΟΥΚΙοΣ] ΑΥΡ ΟΥΗΡΟΣ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, l., seen from rear
Reverse design to l., cult statue of Artemis of Ephesus standing, facing, wearing kalathos, having supports; between two stags; to r., cult statue of Kore of Sardis standing, facing, wearing tall crown surmounted by crescent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Reference Karwiese 328, Franke & Nollé —
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ CNG 51 (15/09/1999), 811 = Karwiese 328 (V4, R37) = GRPCL Sardes (Sardis) 457
2 2     N: 8060