RPC IV.2, 3079 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3079 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Poemanenum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Magistrate Claudianus, son of Asklepiades, grandson of Pausanias (archon)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription ΠΟΙΜΗϹ
Obverse design draped(?) bust of founder Poimes (youthful, head assimilated to portrait of Commodus as Caesar?), right
Reverse inscription ΑΡΧ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΑΝ[ ]? [ΠΟΙΜΑΝ]ΗΝ
Reverse design Hermes advancing, left, holding purse and caduceus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 6
Reference Kaufmann-Stauber 43, J. Friedländer, ZfN 3 (1876), pp. 123–4
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 18261484, Fox J. Friedländer, ZfN 3 (1876), pp. 123–4 = Kaufmann-Stauber 43, illustrated