RPC IV.2, 11423 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11423 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (uncertain title)
Issue Lucius Verus (or Commodus?)
Dating c. 144-161
Obverse inscription ΛΟVΚΙΟϹ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Lucius Verus (or Commodus?) (youthful), r.
Reverse inscription ΦΩΚΑƐΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele standing, l., holding patera and tympanum; between two seated lions
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.04 g
Axis 12
Reference Tanriöver K49 corr.
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Tire: Inv. 1579 SNG Turkey 5.I, no. 284, obv. as 'Commodus'
2     ✸ Private coll. Philip Kinns = Savoca Numismatics [London] Blue 1 (24/03/2019), 668