Numismatics
Ruler: Lucius Verus, Co-emperor of Rome, A.D. 130–169, ruled 161–69
Mint: Rome
Artist: Unknown

Silver denarius of Lucius Verus

ca. A.D. 168

Silver

3.38 g, 12:00, 17.0 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Yale-French Excavations at Dura-Europos
1938.6000.51
Culture: 
Syrian, Dura-Europos
Period: 
Roman (2nd century A.D.)
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Rome, Italy
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.

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