RPC IV.2, 7954 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 7954 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyclades
Region Cyclades
City Thera
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription [ΑVΤ Κ Μ] ΑVΡ οVΗΡοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΘΗΡƐΩΝ(sic)
Reverse design archaic cult statue of nude Apollo standing, facing, wearing radiate crown
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 19.88 g
Axis 6
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 509
2     Athens, Museum of Cycladic Art = M. Oikonomidou, 'Kykladitika Nomismata', in (ed.) N.C. Stampolides, Phos Kykladikon (Athens, 1999), p. 320, no. 22, pl. 1