RPC IV.2, 93 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 93 (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 [ΑV ΚΑΙ ΛοV ΑVΡ] ΒΗΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare-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, facing, spreading wings
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.33 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Bellinger T 157
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu SNG 245, obverse as 'laureate' = Bellinger T 157, pl. 8, recording only the second part of the obverse legend
2     Amsterdam