Numismatics
Ruler: L. Verus, Emperor of Rome, A.D. 161-169
Mint: Tarsus
Artist: Unknown

uncertain bronze of Verus

161–69

Copper

14.11 g, 6:00, 31 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.6000.1293
Culture: 
Roman
Period: 
2nd century A.D.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Tarsus, Cilicia
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Excavated by the Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos, present-day Syria, 1928–37; Yale University Library, New Haven Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.