RPC IV.1, 4254 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4254 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Cassandrea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177–180
Obverse inscription [IM L AVR] CoM (A shaped as Λ)
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (lightly bearded), right
Reverse inscription COL IVL AVG CASSAN (A shaped as Λ)
Reverse design Nymph Nysa standing, right, raising chiton with right hand (?), holding infant Bacchus/Dionysus and cornucopia in left hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Reference AMNG 13
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Bucharest-IA AMNG 13, pl. XIII.12 (rev.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     ✸ D.G. coll. (ex Fitz 1, 26 March 2023, lot 427)