RPC IV.2, 3234 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3234 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Magistrate Kl. Nikomedes (strategos)
Dating 175-176
Obverse inscription Μ(sic) ΑVΡ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡ Κ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΟ Β ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design to l., Asclepius standing, r.; to r., nude Apollo standing, facing, holding laurel-branch over lighted altar and bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 36 mm
Average weight 21.53 g
Reference Weisser 1063b
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Private coll. Römisch = MMAG 41 (18/06/1970), 370, pl. 20 = Aufhäuser 7 (09/10/1990), 506, pl. 16 = Weisser 1063 Var. 2, pl. 17, obverse with traces of tooling
2     CNG 25 (24/03/1993), 839