RPC IV.2, 2540 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2540 (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 ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥ(Ρ) ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Tyche seated on rock, left, holding rudder, resting left arm on rock
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 418 SNG 739
2 2     ✸ Private collection H. I. = Fritz Rudolf Künker 204 (12/03/2012), 715
3 3     Mu: 121a