RPC IV.2, 1870 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 1870 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Dorylaeum
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 188–192
Obverse inscription Α Κο ΑΝΤΩ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (long and wide beard), right
Reverse inscription ΔΟΡΥΛΑΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude Poseidon standing, facing, head, left, holding dolphin and trident
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference vA Phryg. II, 221 corr., F. Imhoof-Blumer, RSN 19 (1913), 66, no. 184 corr.
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: B-I F. Imhoof-Blumer, RSN 19 (1913), 66, no. 184 = vA Phryg. II, 221, pl. 7, both publications (slightly) misreading obverse legend as 'Λ ΚΟΜ ΑΝΤΩ'
2 2     Private coll. CGT
3 3     Private coll. Tom Mullally