RPC IV.1, 10853 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 10853 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177-180
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Λ Α ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝΟΠΟΛƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo standing, r., holding plectrum and lyre; mantel over r. shoulder; to r., small griffin, seated, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 14 mm
Average weight 2.83 g
Reference Jurukova —, D. Draganov, Festschrift Schönert-Geiss, p. 223, no. 5
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll. Serope Ovanesjan, Silven = D. Draganov, 'New Coin Types of Hadrianopolis' in Festschrift Schönert-Geiss, p. 223, no. 5, illustrated on p. 226
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 134 (11/11/2004), 1832