RPC IV.2, 2460 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2460 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Scepsis
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Group 1: ΚΟΜΟΔΟС (»Kyzikos«)
Dating c. 180
Obverse inscription ΑΥ [ΚΑΙ] Μ ΑΥΡΗ Κ[ΟΜ]ΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription [Ϲ]ΚΗΨΙΩΝ ΔΑΡΔΑ
Reverse design horned and draped extended bust of Dionysus (bearded), right, wearing kalathos and ivy wreath, holding cantharus and flower(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1920-9-7-44