RPC IV.2, 1063 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1063 (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 ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΑΜΙΩΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 13.40 g
Axis 5, 6
Reference Cop 1736
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop: 1736 Kraft, p. 191
2     ✸ L: 1961-3-1-306
3     B: 1898/1156, authenticity doubtful: cast?
4     B: I-B
5     Yale: ex PRF
6     Mabbott 1654, illustrated
7     Heidelberger Münzhandlung Herbert Grün 64 (20/11/2014), 2010