RPC IV.3, 8618 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8618 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR VER[VS] AVGVS (all As shaped as Λ, 1st V U-shaped)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription [C]oL [P]RIMA FL AVGVS CAESAR (all As shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Victoria/Nike advancing, left, holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1975-4-11-182