RPC IV.2, 1077 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1077 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Miletus
Region Ionia
City Miletus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Magistrate Ailianos Asklepiades Poleites (without title)
Dating 175-176
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚοΜοΔοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse design nude Apollo (Delphinios) seated on rock, l., head, r., placing r. hand on top of his head, holding bow in l. hand, resting with l. arm on omphalos around which serpent coils
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 24.25 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference Roch XXIII.1, GM 647, no. 338
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18279429, I-B GM 647, no. 338, reverse with traces of tooling
2     Weber 6061
3     C McClean III, 8244, pl. 285.18
4     B: 1921/549, worn, perhaps same rev. die as specimens 3-4
5     Yale: 2013.17.237 Peus 366 (29/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 646, pl. 33