RPC IV.3, 4069 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 4069 (temporary)
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pamphylia
City Attalea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΤΤΑΛΕΩΝ (Αs with curved crossbar)
Reverse design nude Dionysus standing, facing, head, l., holding cantharus over panther and long filleted(?) thyrsus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Baydur 253
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 199 SNG 266, illustrated as '261' = Wa 3280 = J.N. Svoronos, JIAN 6 (1903), 200, no. 219 = Baydur 253, pl. 13
2 2     V: GR 27518, under 'Marcus Aurelius' and 'Nacolea'
3 3     Private collection H. I.