RPC IV.2, 1843 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1843 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Ceretapa Diocaesarea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Apollonios, son of Andronikos
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝΟ[Ϲ?]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse design nude Heracles (youthful) resting with one knee on rock, facing, struggling with two serpents
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 33 mm
Axis 6
Reference vA Phryg. I, 502, KM 250, no. 2
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 669 KM 250, no. 2 = Voegtli, Heldenepen, pp. 71–2, pl. 17r (rev.) = vA Phryg. I, 502, pl. 15
2 2     ✸ L: 1980-6-18-23