RPC IV.2, 3240 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3240 (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 design Dionysus (youthful) standing in biga drawn by two panthers, l.; behind, Maenad, walking, l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 17.05 g
Axis 12
Reference Weisser 1400
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 18266017, Löbb. von Fritze, Pergamon, p. 61, pl. V.1 (rev.) = Weisser 1400, pl. 18
2     V-Universität: Inv. 6856
3     NY: 1953.171.534, ex coll. Holzer