RPC IV.1, 4539 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4539 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Anchialus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 191–192
Obverse inscription ΑΥ Κ Λ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, right
Reverse inscription ΑΓΧΙΑΛΕΩΝ
Reverse design turreted Cybele seated, left, on lion jumping, right, resting arm on tympanum, holding sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 448–9
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: I-B AMNG 448, pl. VI.19 (rev.), cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
2 2     Sofia: 6155
3 3     Bologna University, on reverse, Cybele's head, r.
4 4     Sofia: 6300, on reverse, Cybele's head, r., cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
5 5     Private coll. CGT = Naville Numismatics 24 (17/07/2016), 199