RPC IV.1, 7905 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7905 (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 [IMP L AVR] VERVS AVG
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, 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
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 926, obverse tooled, obverse legend 'L{VΡ}ƐIVI VERVS AVG'