RPC IV.2, 2773 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 2773 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Aur. Dorylaos II (strategos)
Issue Commodus as co-emperor of Marcus or sole ruler
Dating c. 179-180
Obverse inscription ΑVΤΟ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑVΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ⳞΤΡ ΑVΡ ΔΟΡVΛΑΟV Β ΕΛΑΙΤΩΝ (tooled)
Reverse design to l., male figure standing, facing, head, r., holding long curved object; to r., Demeter standing, l., holding poppy, ears of corn and long sceptre (tooled)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 39 mm
Average weight 29.69 g
Axis 12
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 28678/18 both sides tooled