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    Lucius Verus (AD 161-169). AE medallion (40mm, 48.02 gm, 11h). XF, tooled. Rome AD 164-165. L AVREL VERVS AVG ARMENIACVS IMP II TR P V COS II, laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Lucius Verus left, seen from behind / Anepigraphic, Victory standing facing, head right, palm in right hand, erecting trophy to right with left; two captives below, one seated right in an attitude of mourning, the other standing left with his hands tied behind his back. Gnecchi p. 75, 3. MIR 18, 1026-11/47. Toynbee -. Condition described in previous sale record as "Good VF, dark green-brown patina, fields smoothed, minor strengthening in hair."

    Ex Classical Numismatic Group, Mail Bid Sale 69 (8 June 2005), lot 1642.


    Estimate: $5,000 - $6,000.

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