RPC IV.2, 3273 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3273 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Without personal name
Dating c. 184-192
Obverse inscription ΑVΤοΚΡ ΑV ΚοΜοΔ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΠƐΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design Asclepius standing, facing, head, l., holding serpent-staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 1, 6, 7
Reference Weisser 1150b, BMC 298, Cop 490
Specimens 14 (12 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop: 490 Kraft, p. 188, wrongly quoting 'Cop 491'
2 2     P: 1312 SNG 2179
3 3     Bern: Righetti 763
4 4     B: 18266053, 1918/1653
5 5     ✸ B: 18266056, Fox
6 6     V: GR 16468, identical with specimen 8, either one or both are cast copies
7 7     V: GR 16469
8 8     P: 1308 SNG 2174
9 9     P: 1309 SNG 2175, worn
10 10     L: BMC 298 Kraft, p. 188, pl. 89.23a, wrongly quoting 'BMC 299'
11 11     P: Duplicates SNG 2180
12 12     Mu: 189
13 13     V: GR 16470, with traces of silver cover, identical with specimen 6, either one or both are cast copies
14 14     Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 39 (03/01/2016), 572