RPC IV.3, 1730 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 1730 (temporary)
Province Galatia
Region Galatia
City Ancyra
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΝΚΥΡΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design Telesphorus standing, facing
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C: under 'Ancyra in Phrygia' SNG 4929 = Leake 7419, Suppl., p. 16.1, ex Tôchon 735bis, authenticity doubtful: cast?, in both publications under 'Ancyra in Phrygia'
2 2     B: Löbb, under 'Ancyra in Phrygia'
3 3     V: GR 27700, under 'Marcus Aurelius' and 'Ancyra in Phrygia'
4 4     Private coll. George Giorgobiani