RPC IV.2, 3169 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3169 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue »Kyzikos«: 3.1 bust and COMMODVS
Dating c. 180-183
Obverse inscription IMP CAI(sic) M AVR COMMODVS
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short - medium length beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
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 25 mm
Average weight 6.31 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference Bellinger A 222
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ vA 1469 = Kraft, p. 160
2     L: 1940-10-1-197, reverse legend with TROA only
3     B: (Löbb)
5     NY: 1944.100.43691, reverse with raven