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

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 163–164


Mint: Cilicia, Anazarbus

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

66.55

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

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

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