RPC IV.2, 3073 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3073 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚ
Reverse design herdsman (youthful) seated, right, milking goat, standing, right, head, left; behind, tree
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Löbb) A. Löbbecke, ZfN 15 (1887), 42, no. 1, pl. III.9 (rev.), slightly misreading obverse legend
2 2     Pivate coll. C. Rhodes