RPC IV.2, 2237 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2237 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΓΕΡ ϹΕΒ ΥΟϹ(sic)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟ(ΚΟ)
Reverse design galley with rowers and helmsman, right; at stern, two standards
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 7 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1940,1001.7
2 2     P: 420 SNG 728
3 3     B: v. Knobelsdorff
4 4     B: (Löbb)
5 5     Lindgren III, A246a, worn
6 6     ✸ H.D. Rauch 91 (05/12/2012), 414 = Auktionshaus Felzmann 152 (30/06/2015), 86
7 7     Private coll. CGT, ex Savoca Numismatik, worn, both legends mostly obscure