RPC IV.2, 3242 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3242 (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) ΑVΡΗ ΚοΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΟVϹ ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ Β ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing in biga, r., holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 33 mm
Average weight 19.57 g
Axis 12
Reference Weisser 1050a
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private collection Plankenhorn, Germany = ex private coll. C. Fontana = C. Fontana, RIN 69 (1967), 49, no. 11, pl. II = Lanz 92 (04/06/1999), 719, pl. 30
2     ✸ Private coll. NGS
3     P: 1301 SNG 2152
4     P: 1302 SNG 2153, worn