RPC IV.2, 10834 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 10834 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Tabala
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Pom. Markos (hiereus)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus
Dating c. 178-179
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Λ ΠοΜ ΜΑΡΚοΥ ΙƐΡƐΩϹ ΤΑΒΑΛƐΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns enclosing cult statue of nude and radiate-headed Helios (or Apollo-Tyrimnaios?), standing, l., holding patera
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 25.32 g
Reference Hochard 2320
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll. R. Hoppensteadt = E.J. Waddell 95 (20/04/2005) Highlights, 55 = Baldwin's, Dmitry Markov, M & M Numismatics - The New York Sale 9 (13/01/2005), 141 = Hochard 2320b, pl. 136
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 203 (05/03/2012), 280 = GRPCL Tabala 37 = Hochard 2320a, pl. 136