RPC IV.3, 971 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 971 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Galatia
City Ancyra
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus and Verus, co-emperors
Dating 161–169
Obverse inscription ΑVΤο Λ οVΗΡοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Lucius Verus, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΙϹ
Reverse design anchor entwined by serpent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference Arslan A13 corr.
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop: 909, under 'Metropolis in Ionia'
2 2     Private coll. A.E. Geyikdagi 24 = Arslan A13, pl. 1.5
3 3     ✸ Mu: no number
4 4     Private coll. CGT = Zeus Numismatics Web Auction 18 (27/06/2021), 307