RPC IV.2, 1145 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1145 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Ephesus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΑ ΑΠΗΜΗ(sic) ƐΦƐϹΙΩΝ
Reverse design sacred covered wagon drawn by two mules, r.; within, driver
Metal Æ
Average diameter 30 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Karwiese 361–2, BMC 251–3
Specimens 34 (13 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 251, pl. XIII.13 (rev.) Karwiese 361 (R23)
2 2     L: BMC 252 Karwiese 361 (R22)
3 3     L: BMC 253 Karwiese 361 ('V7', R22), tooled
4 4     B: (Fox)
5 5     B: (Löbb)
6 6     O
7 7     O
8 8     P: 758 Karwiese 362 ('V1', R25)
9 9     P: 759
10 10     P: 760 Karwiese 361 (R16)
11 11     Mu SNG 150
12 12     Mu SNG 151
13 13     V: GR 30109
14 14     Trade = L. Forrer, JIAN 2 (1899), 240, no. 10
15 15     Weber 5879 = Karwiese 361 ('V6', R19), obverse tooled
16 16     vA 1892
17 17     Lindgren III, 357
18 18     Falghera 1038 = Fritz Rudolf Künker 20 (30/09/1991), 628 = Karwiese 361 (V3, R18)
19 19     V-ON Leypold I, no. 571
20 20     Ephesus: 6/96 found at 'Hanghaus 2'
21 21     H.-W. Müller [Solingen] 67 (22/02/1991), 98
22 22     Numismatik Naumann 53 (07/05/2017), 454
23 23     Vat: 60 Karwiese 361 (R15)
24 24     CNG 106 (13/09/2017), 606
25 25     V-Universität: Inv. 7090, ex coll. Schöller
26 26     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 4 (02/06/2013), 243
27 27     Ephesus: 11/90 found at 'Embolos'
28 28     Italo Vecchi 17, 550
29 29     Gorny 82 (29/04/1997), 194 = Karwiese 361 (V2, R20)
30 30     N: 8061
31 31     Tire: Inv. 90-37 SNG Turkey 5.I, no. 85
32 32     ✸ CNG 103 (14/09/2016), 572
33 33     CNG 91 (19/09/2012), 519, ex coll. Marcel Burstein
34 34     Schulten 27 (15/10/1990), 745 = G. Hirsch 183 (20/09/1994), 1262 = G. Hirsch 187 (19/09/1995), 1385