RPC IV.2, 119 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 119 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Ilium
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue bare Commodus (youthful) with Αὐτοκράτωρ title
Dating probably 176–177, otherwise 176–179
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟc
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΙΛΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design cult statue of Athena of Ilium standing, right, wearing kalathos, holding transverse spear and spindle
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference Bellinger T —, Cop 403
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Löbb)
2 2     Mu SNG 256
3 3     Cop: 403
4 4     Private coll. CGT, ex Savoca Numismatik