RPC IV.2, 90 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 90 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors: Issue 3 (ΑVΓ)
Dating c. 161-162
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ ΛΟVΚ ΑVΡΗΛΙ ΟVΗΡΟϹ ΑVΓ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Lucius Verus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design she-wolf standing, r., head, l., feeding twins; behind, eagle standing on rock, r., spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 21.67 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Bellinger T 153, KM 508, no. 2
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 2753 = KM 508, no. 2 = Bellinger T 153, pl. 7, ex. coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer
2     ✸ B: 1914/613 J. Hirsch 13 (15/05/1905), coll. Rhousopoulos, 3479, pl. XXXIX = Prowe III, 664, pl. XI