RPC IV.3, 8040 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8040 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥ[Ρ?] ΟΥΗΡΟ[
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΚΑΡΗΝωΝ ΦΙΛΟΡω[
Reverse design crescent on globe surmounted by star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1829
2 2     NY: 1944.100.565811
3 3     V: GR 22741