Obverse: L. VERVS AVG ARMENIACVS
Reverse: TR P IIII. IMP II COS II, shield inscribed VIC AVG
Diam. 1.9 cm; 7.24 g
Gift of Martin A. Ryerson
Extended information about this artwork
Theresa Gross-Diaz, “Cat. 56 Aureus Portraying Lucius Verus: Curatorial Entry,” in Roman Art at the Art Institute of Chicago (Art Institute of Chicago, 2016).
Karen B. Alexander, "From Plaster to Stone: Ancient Art at the Art Institute of Chicago," in Recasting the Past: Collecting and Presenting Antiquities at the Art Institute of Chicago, by Karen Manchester (Art Institute of Chicago/Yale University Press, 2012), p. 29.
"Ruling Families: Imperial Dynasties of the Early Roman Empire 31 B.C. - A.D. 235," November 1997 - November 2001, Gallery 155 (Coin Case).