RPC IV.1, 5204 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5204 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 180–182
Obverse inscription [M AVR] COMMODVS CAES AV GE[
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful - lightly bearded) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription C L I [COR]
Reverse design agonistic table with statue of Melikertes-Palaimon lying on back of dolphin, pine wreath and dolphin, head, downwards; beneath table, laurel-branch and amphora; to right, trident
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 10, 11, 12
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1920-8-5-1085
2 2     ✸ B: 18273489, 1900/432
3 3     V: GR 27335/19, both legends obscure, under 'Uncertain'