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 Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177-180
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-Mên on horseback, r., wearing radiate crown, carrying double axe over shoulder
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 10.31 g
Axis 6
Reference BMC 9
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 9, pl. XXVIII.12 (rev.)
2     ✸ P: 1375 Wa 5298, reverse as 'Amazon'
3     O
4     Peus 366 (29/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 737, pl. 38
5     P: 1374
6     B: I-B
7     B: (Fox)
8     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 3956, ex coll. F. Imhoof-Blumer
9     Manisa: 11138 Önder 329