RPC IV.1, 10495 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10495 (temporary)
Province Moesia Inferior
Region Moesia
City Marcianopolis
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Caecilius Maternus (legatus Augusti pro praetore provinciae Thraciae)
Dating c. 187
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ (Αs shaped as Λs)
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΓ ΚΑΙΚ ΜΑΤƐΡΝοΥ ΜΑΡΚΙΑΝΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ (Αs may be shaped as Λs)
Reverse design nude Apollo (youthful) standing, facing, head, l., placing r. hand on head, holding bow over tree trunk entwined by serpent
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 12.06 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Duisburg Köhler-Osbahr 608
2     Private coll.
5     ✸ Private collection Hugh Williams, UK