RPC IV.1, 10027 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10027 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ ΑΥΡ Κο ΑΝΤωΝΕΙΝΟϹ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design radiate head of Commodus, right
Reverse inscription ΔΙΟΝΥϹΟΥ ΠΗΓΗ ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design Dionysus seated in quadriga drawn by elephants, left, holding cantharus and long filleted thyrsus; wagon decorated with star and two dots
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 8
Reference Rec 269 var.
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Private coll. Curtis Clay = J. Schulman 265 (September 1976), 1130, not illustrated, pierced, 11.29g