Coin of Patras with head of Lucius Verus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 161–169


Mint: Achaea: Peloponnese, Patras

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 6.30 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

66.926

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Lucius Verus to right.
IMPCAESLAVREL VERVSAVG
Reverse: Wolf to right, nursing twins.
 COLAAPATR

Provenance

By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, November 9, 1966

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III