RPC IV.1, 10844 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10844 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Iulius Castus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating c. 184
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗ [ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short beard) wearing cuirass with traces of drapery, r.
Reverse inscription [Η]ΓƐ ΙΟΥΛ ΚΑϹΤΟΥ ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛƐΙΤ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 7
Reference Jurukova —
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V
2 2     Found at Drobeta - Turnu Severin, Romania: at Auxiliary fort, 150 m north from the Trajan's bridge pillar; Inventory number: 469 = C. Gazdac, Marian Neagoe, Drobeta (Cluj-Napoca, 2015) [= Roman Coin Finds and Collections of Roman Coins from Romania 9]