RPC IV.2, 194 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 194 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Group 4: laureate bust
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription COMMODVS ANTONINVS A
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription COL AVG TROAD
Reverse design horse grazing, right; behind, herdsman (Orodes) standing, right, looking down, holding pedum; to left, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Bellinger A 236, BMC 67
Specimens 4 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 67, pl. V.7 Bellinger A 236, pl. 19
2 2     Bologna University, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
3 3     Cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
4 4     Private coll., worn