RPC IV.2, 227 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 227 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Kas(s)tri. Scheinos (strategos for the second time)
Dating c. 191
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ ΛΟ ΑΙΛ ΑVΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long and wide beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ Λ ΚΑϹΤΡΙ ϹΧƐΙΝΟV ΤΟ Β ƐΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design to l., Athena seated, r., feeding serpent entwined around tree; leaning against her seat, shield; to r., Zeus seated, l., holding patera and long sceptre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 42 mm
Average weight 39.80 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979-1-1-1675 vA 1613, probably tooled
2     P: 324 (Medaillon)
3     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 2818, ex coll. R. Hecht
4     ✸ Triton 16 (08/01/2013), 696 = Triton 20 (10/01/2017), 454, reverse lightly double struck