RPC IV.2, 2539 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2539 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus
Dating c. 177–179
Obverse inscription ΑV Κ Λ ΑVΡΗΛ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚVΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝƐΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design herdsman (youthful) seated, r., milking goat, standing, r., head, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 417 SNG 740, reading obverse legend as 'ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟС'
2 2     B: (Löbb)
3 3     V: GR 16168
4 4     G. Hirsch 190 (08/05/1996), 947, reverse legend as '] ΝƐΟΚΟΡ' only, worn, attribution to this type unertain