RPC IV.1, 5136 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5136 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription Α Κ Μ Α(Υ) ΚΟ ΑΝΤΩ(ΝΙ)
Obverse design bare head of Commodus, right
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΟϹ ΑΓΩΝ ΝΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ
Reverse design nude Athlete standing, facing, head, right, placing crown on his head, holding palm-branch
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rec 318(1), BMC 51–2
Specimens 11 (7 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 955 Rec 318, pl. LXXV.17 (rev.)
2 2     P: 956
2 2     Private coll. C. V.
3 3     ✸ L: BMC 51, pl. XXXII.17 (rev.)
4 4     L: BMC 52
5 5     NY: 1944.100.42186
6 6     V-ON Leypold I, no. 154
7 7     O
8 8     O
9 9     Private coll. Tom Mullally, ex Forum Ancient Coins
10 10     Boston: 1984.275