RPC IV.3, 8594 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8594 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Laodicea ad Mare
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161-169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤοΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΚΑΙ[c?] [Λ?] ΟVΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΙΟVΛΙƐΩΝ ΤΩΝ ΚƐ(sic) ΛΑ(Ο)ΔΙΚƐΩΝ(sic) Β (in r. field)
Reverse design turreted Tyche standing, facing, head, r., holding rudder and small figure (Athlete?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 8.74 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Cop 356
Specimens 10

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1933.999.638, both legends obscure
1     Yale
2     NY: 1944.100.66389, under 'Marcus Aurelius'
3     L: 1970-11-5-4, under 'Marcus Aurelius'
4     P: 1284, under 'Commodus', reverse legend with ΛΑΔΙΚƐΩΝ(sic)
5     P: coll. Chandon de Briailles 1692, reverse legend obscure
6     B: (Löbb)
7     B: no number
8     Cop: 356, not illustrated, reverse legend with ΛΑΔΙΚƐ[ (sic)
9     ✸ V: GR 36468