RPC IV.1, 4253 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4253 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Cassandrea
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Commodus (uncertain title)
Issue Commodus as Caesar or Augustus
Dating 175-182
Obverse inscription M AVR COMMOD CAE[ (?) (A shaped as Λ)
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG CASS (A shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Nymph Nysa standing, l., with bunch of grapes(?) in raised r. hand, and infant Bacchus/Dionysus and cornucopia in l. hand
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.52 g
Axis 12
Reference AMNG 12
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Löbb) AMNG 12, pl. XIII.11 (rev.)