RPC IV.2, 1551 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1551 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate K. Laivian[os] K. (?) (strategos)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus
Dating c. 177–178
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟ[Ϲ]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription [Ε?] ϹΤΡ [Κ?] ΛΑΙΒΙΑΝ Κ ΘΥΑΤΙΡΗ[ΝΩΝ]
Reverse design Zeus (Lydios) standing, left, holding eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 2418, LS 153, no. 18 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: I-B LS 153, no. 18, slightly misreading the name of the 'magistrate' as 'Λ. ΛΙΒΙΑΝ. Κ' = GRPCL Thyateira 237 = Hochard 2418a, pl. 142