RPC IV.2, 117 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 117 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (uncertain title)
Issue bare Commodus (youthful) with Αὐτοκράτωρ title
Dating probably 176–177, otherwise 176–179
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΚΤΩΡ ΙΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design helmeted and nude Hector standing, facing, head, left, holding spear and sword
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6
Reference Bellinger T 181, BMC 64
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 64, pl. XII.16 (rev.) Bellinger T 181, pl. 8 (rev.)