RPC IV.2, 454 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 454 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Apollonia ad Rhyndacum
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 180-182
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse design young man standing, r., holding pig
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference von Fritze Mys. 272, GM 610, no. 157
Specimens 6 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B GM 610, no. 157, pl. VI.21 (rev.) = von Fritze Mys. 272, pl. V.5 (rev.)
2     O bought by Hasluck at Istanbul
3     ✸ L: 1919-1-17-13
4     NY: 1944.100.42421
5     Winterthur Bloesch 2, no. 2519, ex Egger
6     Private coll. CGT, ex Gitbud & Naumann, worn