RPC IV.2, 2346 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2346 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Hypaepa
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Magistrate Apo. Ioulianos (strategos)
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚοΜοΔοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΑΠ(ΟΛΛΛ([ ])) ΙΟΥΛΙΑΝΟΥ ϹΤΡΑΤΗΓ(ΟΥ) ΥΠΑΙΠΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design temple with four columns (and rounded pediment) enclosing statue of Artemis Anaïtis standing, facing, wearing kalathos, extending hands
Metal Æ
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 14.91 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 8

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     O
2     P: 483
3     ✸ P: 486 Wa 5018, obverse lightly double struck
4     Gorny 101 (06/03/2000), 602
5     Yale: ex PRF
6     Cologne
7     Cologne
8     Private coll. CGT = VCoins: Sales & Lavender, worn, attribution to this type uncertain, perhaps with additional obverse or legend variation, reverse with rounded pediment