RPC IV.2, 2579 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2579 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue »Kyzikos«: 2.1 head with traces of drapery and COMMODVS
Dating c. 180–183
Obverse inscription IMP CAI(sic) M AVR COMMODVS
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (short - medium length beard) with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription [COL] AVG TROAD
Reverse design horse grazing, right; behind, herdsman (Orodes) standing, right, looking down, holding pedum; to left, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 6
Reference Bellinger A 225(A), Cop 126
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Cop: 126, obverse with traces of tooling, cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin