RPC IV.2, 1100 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1100 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Erythrae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Ai. Lysimachos (strategos)
Dating c. 177-179
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑV ΚοΜοΔοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Λ ΑΙ ΛVϹΙΜΑΧοV ƐΡV
Reverse design fire-beacon
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 261–2
Specimens 7 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 261
2     L: BMC 262
3     P: 1324
4     ✸ P: 1325
5     B: I-B
6     Ex private coll. A. von Rauch = A. von Rauch, Berliner Blätter für Münzkunde 5 (1870), 17, no. 16, pl. LVI.16 (drawing)
7     CNG Electronic Auction 206 (11/03/2009), 244