RPC IV.3, 5453 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5453 (temporary)
Province Cappadocia
Region Pontus
City Cerasus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ [ΑΝΤω]ΝΙΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΚΕΡΑ[ϹΟΥ]ΝΤΙωΝ ΕΤ ΡΚΓ
Reverse design figure (Zeus or Tyche?) seated, left, holding round object (globe or patera?) over lighted altar and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6
Reference Wojan 11–12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Tokat: Inv. 88.1.3.30187 M. Amandry (ed.), Trésors et Circulation Monétaire en Anatolie Antique (Paris, 1994), p. 126, no. 9.1.1, pl. XXXIV.9.1
2 2     ✸ L: 1968-10-1-4 Wojan 12, illustrated