RPC IV.2, 2574 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2574 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pitane
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Magistrate Metrodoros (strategos)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑVΡΗΛΙοϹ ΚοΜοΔοc
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΗΤΡΟΔⲰΡΟV ϹΤΡΑΤ ΠΙΤΑ
Reverse design eagle standing on pentagram, facing, head, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 3.73 g
Axis 6, 7
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1550 SNG 2376
2     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 2679
3     Private coll. CGT = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 34 (02/08/2015), 597, reverse legend СΤΡ ΜΗΤΡΟΔ[ ] ΠΙΤΑ (?)