RPC IV.2, 9535 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9535 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating c. 163-166
Obverse inscription ΟΥΗΡ(ΟϹ) ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design kalathos containing poppy and four ears of corn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 2.52 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Yale: ex PRF
2     ✸ Bern: 89.11 Kapossy, no. 17
3     Private coll. CGT, worn, perhaps Marcus Aurelius as Caesar