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Coin of Anazarbus with standing figures of Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus

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Obverse: Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, togate, grasping right hands. Marcus Aurelius holds scroll in left hand. Inscription in Greek around. Reverse: Decastyle temple. Star in pediment. Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, February 9, 1966

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman Provincial, Imperial Period, A.D. 163–164

Mint

Anazarbus, Cilicia

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.93 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

66.55

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins