RPC IV.3, 3798 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 3798 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Neapolis
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΜΑ ΚΑΙϹ ΚοΜΜοΔⲰ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΛ [ ] ϹΥΡΙ ΠΑ
Reverse design turreted Tyche-Astarte standing with foot uncertain object (prow?), l., holding bust and spear
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1961.154.138 SNG 982
2 2     Mu: 12, obverse legend worn, attribution to this type uncertain