Armeniakos, Parthikos and Medikos
Lot 546
LYCAONIA. Barata. Lucius Verus, 161-169. Diassarion (Bronze, 22 mm, 11.63 g, 1 h), circa 166-169. ΑΥΤΟΚ ΚΑΙС Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΟΥΗΡΟС СЄΒ / ΑΡΜ - ΠΑΡ / ΜΗ Laureate head of Lucius Verus to right. Rev. ΒΑΡΑΤЄωN ΚΟΙ ΛΥΚΑΟΝΙΑС Lucius Verus on horseback to right, spearing fallen Parthian. BMC 3 = RPC IV online 7232 = Von Aulock, Lykaonien, 27. Extremely rare, apparently the second and best known example. Very fine.


The monograms on the obverse stand for Armeniakos, Parthikos, Medikos. They refer to Verus' eastern campaign and date the coin to the years 166-169.
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100 CHF
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650 CHF
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Closing time: 24-Jun-18, 17:33:00 CEST
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