RPC IV.2, 1531 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1531 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Tabala
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Pom. Markos (hiereus)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus
Dating c. 178-179
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠ(Ι) (Λ) ΜΑΡΚΟV ΙƐ(Ρ) ΤΑΒΑΛƐΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo-Tyrimnaios on horseback, r., wearing radiate crown, naked but for chlamys, carrying double axe over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 10.56 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 2317-19, BMC 9
Specimens 10

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 9, pl. XXVIII.12 (rev.)
2     ✸ P: 1375 Wa 5298, reverse as 'Amazon' = GRPCL Tabala 34 = Hochard 2319a, pl. 136
3     O
4     Peus 366 (29/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 737, pl. 38
5     P: 1374 Hochard 2318a, pl. 136
6     B: I-B Hochard 2317a, pl. 135
7     B: (Fox) Hochard 2317ac, pl. 135
8     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3956, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer
9     Manisa: 11138 Önder 329
10     Arminius Numismatics 8541 = GRPCL Tabala 35