RPC IV.2, 1274 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1274 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Hierocaesarea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Aulus Iulius Artemidoros (first archon)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus or sole ruler
Dating c. 179–180
Obverse inscription ΘΕΑ ΡΩΜΗ
Obverse design helmeted bust of Roma wearing cuirass and mantle, right; to right, sword in sheath (?)
Reverse inscription ΕΠ ΑΡΤΕΜΙΔΩΡΟΥ ΑΡΧ ΙΕΡοΚΑΙϹΑΡΕΩΝ
Reverse design Artemis advancing, right, drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder, holding bow; to right, dog jumping, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 1, 2
Reference Hochard 677, KM 173, no. 3, G.F. Hill, NC 1917, 21
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3737 = KM 173, no. 3, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer = Hochard 677b, pl. 34
2 2     L: 1914-1-16-8 G.F. Hill, NC 1917, 21, pl. II.19, obverse lightly double struck
3 3     Bern: Righetti 1030
4 4     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 176 (10/03/2009), 1681 = GRPCL Hierocaesarea 56
5 5     Private coll. CGT, ex Gerhard Rohde