RPC IV.2, 1755 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1755 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Aezani
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Claudius Tatianos (first archon)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, left, holding patera over lion, resting arm on tympanum
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 9
Reference vA Aizanoi 62, A. Engel, RN 1884, 27, no. 18
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Private coll. M. Lawson = A. Engel, RN 1884, 27, no. 18, pl. I.8 (drawing)
2 2     ✸ P: 240 Wa 5580, pl. XV.6 (rev.), misreading name of 'magistrate' as 'Κ.ΑΤΑΤΡΑΝΟV' = vA Aizanoi 62, pl. 77