RPC IV.4, 14537 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.4
Number 14537 (temporary)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Year ΙΖ = 17
Dating AD 177
Obverse inscription ΑVΤΟΚ ΚΑΙϹ Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙΟϹ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription L ΙΖ
Reverse design griffin seated, l., paw on wheel
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.29 g
Axis 12
Reference D 3833, DS 9539
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.61894
2     ✸ CNA 13 (4. 12. 1990), coll. Wetterstrom, 131 = CNG Triton XXI, 9 Jan. 2018, lot 186 (Staffieri) = John Work Garrett Collection (Part III, Numismatic Fine Arts/Bank Leu, 29 Mar. 1985), lot 4840 (part of) = CNG EA 431, 24 Oct. 2018, lot 328
3     O: HCR34421
4     C
5     CNG EA 243, 27 Oct. 2010, lot 293
6     Aiello
7     D 3833 = Naville Numismatics 29, 26 Feb. 2017, lot 425
8     DS 9539 = Bayerische Vereisnbank -Auktion 1 (1978), 276 (Figari - Mosconi 930)