RPC IV.2, 3235 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3235 (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 ΜΑ(sic) ΑVΡ ΚοΜοΔοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡ ΚΛ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΟVϹ Β ΝƐΟΚοΡΩΝ ΠƐΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design to l., Asclepius standing, facing, head, r.; to r., nude Apollo standing, facing, holding laurel-branch over lighted altar and bow
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Reference Weisser 1063a
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Ex private coll. B. Yakountchikov, St Petersburg = von Fritze, Pergamon, p. 48 and p. 60, pl. IV.20 (rev.)
2     ✸ F. Schlessinger 04/02/1935, no. 1201, pl. 43 = Weisser 1063 Var. 1, pl. 17