RPC IV.2, 11525 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 11525 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Rufus, son of Pamphilos (first archon)
Issue Group 2: ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟС
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔοϹ (Ρ shaped as Þ, Δ with long serifs)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Ρ[Ο]Υ[Φ]ΟΥ ΠΑΜΦ ΑΡΧ Α Φ[Ι]ΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude and radiate-headed Helios advancing, right, having quiver at shoulder, holding thunderbolt, bow, arrow and torch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 34 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Numismatik Naumann 44 (07/07/2016), 625 = GRPCL Philadelphia 299