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ID:     581234
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Lucius Verus
Date Ruled:     AD 161-169
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Medallion
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD 169
Weight:     39.51 g
Obverse Legend:     L VERVS AVG ARM_PARTH MAX TRP VIIII
Obverse Description:     Laureate, draped and cuirassed bust right
Reverse Legend:     COS III
Reverse Description:     Roma seated left on cuirass, being crowned by Victory who stands behind; before her stands Virtus (?) holding a spear and presenting Roma with an olive branch
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Gnecchi 8 pl. 72, 7
Reference2:     RIC III unlisted
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Source:     http://www.cngcoins.com/
Special Comments:     PDC 11522
Notes:     CNG 58 (19 Sep 2001), lot 1234.