RPC IV.1, 3729 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 3729 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription Υ]Τ ΚοΜο ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝ[οϹ?]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚοΜοΔοϹ ΑΝΤΩΝΙΝοϹ
Reverse design emperor (Commodus) standing, facing, head, left, wearing military dress, holding Nike on globe and spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 1, 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1998.18.32 Lindgren III, 184, weight wrongly as '1.92g'
2 2     Private coll., Charlottesville, VA