RPC IV.2, 2177 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2177 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Phrygia
City Temenothyrae
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate G[aios] Aron[tios] Maternos (asiarch)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus or sole ruler
Dating c. 179–180
Obverse inscription (obverse legend obscure)
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus? (lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ] ΜΑΤƐΡ[ ] ΤΗΜ[ƐΝ]ΟΘVΡ[
Reverse design Artemis standing in biga drawn by galloping stags, r., drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder, holding bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMC 22
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 22