RPC IV.3, 8041 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8041 (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 ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΛΟΥΚ ΑΥΗ(sic) ΟΥΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, right
Reverse inscription ΚΑΡΗΝωΝ ΦΙΛΟΡωΜΕωΝ
Reverse design crescent on globe surmounted by star; globe resting on base
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1830
2 2     G: III, 301, no. 1 SNG II, no. 2479