RPC IV.2, 1378 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1378 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philadelphia
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 177–179
Obverse inscription Α Κ Λ ΑΥΡ ΚοΜοΔοϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ (Φs shaped as ·|·, Δ with long serifs, Ω as closed ∩)
Reverse design nude Apollo standing with foot on omphalos, right, head, left, holding laurel-branch, resting left hand on knee
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 5
Reference Hochard 1490
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Bern: Righetti 1062 Hochard 1490a, pl. 78
2 2     V: GR 29934
3 3     ✸ Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 37 (01/11/2015), 497 = GRPCL Philadelphia 301