RPC IV.2, 3159 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3159 (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, r.
Reverse inscription COL AVG TROA(D)
Reverse design nude Apollo standing with foot on omphalos(?), l., leaning forward, resting elbow on knee, holding laurel-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 5.47 g
Axis 5, 6, 12
Specimens 7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 243
2     B: Rauch
3     V: GR 16606
4     O
5     Private coll. CGT = Savoca Numismatik Blue Auction 4 (29/12/2017), 721
6     Numismatik Naumann (formerly Gitbud & Naumann) 60 (03/12/2017), 306
7     Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 4 (05/12/2011), 134 = Bertolami Fine Arts - ACR Auctions 5 (14/05/2012), 589