RPC IV.2, 109 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 109 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue Commodus as Caesar: Issue 2 (»Kyzikos«)
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹ ΓΕΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription [Ι]ΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude Poseidon standing with foot on uncertain object (rock, stern, prow or dolphin?), right, holding trident and fish(?), resting left arm on knee
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6
Reference Bellinger T 173, von Fritze, Ilion 75 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Fox) Bellinger T 173, pl. 8 (rev.) = von Fritze, Ilion 75, Beilage 64 (rev.)