RPC IV.1, 4528 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4528 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Anchialus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Iulius Castus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating c. 184
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔ[ΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΗΓ ΙΟΥΛ ΚΑϹΤΟΥ ΑΓ[ΧΙ]ΑΛΕΩΝ
Reverse design Triptolemus standing in biga drawn by winged serpents, right, sowing with right hand, holding seeds in chlamys
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference AMNG 437
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Florence: 1371 cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin, probably pierced