RPC IV.2, 11431 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11431 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Mostene
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus, Crispina and Lucilla
Dating c. 179-180
Obverse inscription ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΜΟϹΤΗΝΩΝ [.]
Reverse design Apollo-Tyrimnaios on horseback, r., wearing radiate crown(?), naked but for chlamys, carrying double axe over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 5.29 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Hochard 1338
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Private collection H. I. = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 42 (03/04/2016), 495 = GRPCL Mostene 59
2     Private coll. CGT
3     V-ON Leypold I, no. 1086 = Hochard 1338a, pl. 70