RPC IV.1, 4259 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4259 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Philippi
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription M COMMO ANT P FELIX AV BR
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, right
Reverse inscription COL IVL(I(A)) AVG PHILIP, DIVS(sic) AVG in two lines on base
Reverse design two figures on base: Augustus standing, left, wearing military dress, raising arm, being crowned by male figure (Genius Populi Romani?), standing, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference AMNG 18
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1079 AMNG 18, pl. XX.17 (rev.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     L: 1958-3-4-92
3 3     V: GR 9857
4 4     O