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 Gaius Aruntius Maternus (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, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ] ΜΑΤΕΡ[ ] ΤΗΜ[ΕΝ]ΟΘΥΡ[
Reverse design Artemis standing in biga drawn by galloping stags, right, drawing arrow from quiver at shoulder, holding bow
Metal copper-based alloy
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