RPC IV.1, 4724 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 4724 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Apamea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription [COMMOD]I CAES ANToNIN[I FIL]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription LVCIF DIANAE C I C A D D (D D retrograde, worn, V shaped as U)
Reverse design Venus/Aphrodite Lucifera advancing, right, holding torch in each hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 6, 8
Reference Rec 49 corr., BMC 24 corr.
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 24, obverse as 'Marcus Aurelius', in L under 'Marcus Aurelius'
2 2     ✸ P: 223, under 'Marcus Aurelius', worn, reverse legend tooled