RPC IV.2, 1062 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1062 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Samos
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Issue 4: with long beard and Λ(ούκιος)
Dating c. 191–192
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Λ ΑΥΡ ΑΝ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design river-god (Imbrasos) reclining, left, holding reed and cornucopia, resting on water-urn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 252
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 252
2 2     V: GR 18065
3 3     P: 3393
4 4     Verona: 70487 SNG 1601