RPC IV.2, 3293 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 3293 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Mysia
City Pergamum
Reign Antoninus Pius
Person (obv.) Lucius Verus (uncertain title)
Magistrate I. Pol(l)ion (strategos for the second time, asiarch and neokoros)
Dating c. 147–161
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΑΙΛ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Lucius Verus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡΑ Ι ΠΩΛΙ ΤΟ Β ΠΕΡΓΑ
Reverse design serpent coiling on decorated altar, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Weisser 1011b corr., Cop 489 corr.
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Cop: 489, under 'Commodus'
2 2     ✸ L: BMC 303, pl. XXX.1 (rev.), under 'Commodus'
3 3     B: 18266061, I-B Weisser 1011, pl. 18, obverse as 'Commodus'
4 4     V: GR 16465, under 'Commodus'
5 5     Private coll. CGT, ex Gert Boersema