RPC IV.1, 7945 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7945 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Megaris
City Megara
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΛΟΥ ΑΥΡΗ ΒΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΜΕΓΑΡΕωИ
Reverse design Athena advancing, right, brandishing spear, holding shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 4, 6, 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 113, under 'Koinon of Crete', pierced, 10.15g
2 2     V-Universität: Inv. 8478, under 'Uncertain'
3 3     ✸ O