RPC IV.3, 8336 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8336 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Neocaesarea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription [Α]ΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΟΡ(sic) ΟΥΗΡΟϹ ϹΕ[Β] [ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription [ΑΔΡ?]Ι ΝΕΟΚΕϹΑΡ[ ]ΠΟΝΤΟ[ ]
Reverse design nude Dioscuri standing, facing each other, above each head, star; each wearing pileus and holding spear and bridle of horse; horses facing each other
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Gorny 62 (20/04/1993), 497, under 'Uncertain Pisidia' = Peus 366 (25/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 517, pl. 25
2 2     Savoca Numismatik Online Silver Auction 27 (25/11/2018), 305
3 3     Savoca Coins Silver 174th Silver, 17 Sept. 2023, lot 130