RPC IV.2, 226 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 226 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Without personal name but possibly part of the issue of L. Kastri. Scheinos, strategos
Dating 191-192
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Λ ΑVΡ ΚοΜοΔοϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long and wide beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ƐΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design draped upper part of Demeter (head assimilated to portrait of Crispina), r., holding poppy and two ears of corn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.80 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference BMC 47
Specimens 20

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: BMC 47, pl. XXVI.4 (rev.)
2     vA 1614
3     vA 1615
4     O
5     O
6     P: 317 Wa 7110
7     P: 320
8     B: 28750 first three chracters of ethnic reversed: ΑΛƐΙΤΩΝ(sic)
9     B: (Fox)
10     Mu SNG 431
11     Mu SNG 432
12     NY: 1944.100.44198
13     NY: 1944.100.44199, on reverse N reversed
14     V: GR 16856 first three chracters of ethnic reversed: ΑΛƐΙΤΩΝ(sic)
15     V: GR 16857
16     Bergama Depot = Voegtli, Stadtgrabung 36, no. 454, pl. 4
17     V-ON Leypold I, no. 515, first three chracters of ethnic reversed: ΑΛƐΙΤΩΝ(sic)
18     ✸ Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann) 57, (03/09/2017), 410
19     CNG Electronic Auction 228 (24/02/2010), 219, first three chracters of ethnic reversed: ΑΛƐΙΤΩΝ(sic)
20     Münzen & Medaillen Deutschland 20 (10/10/2006), 199