RPC IV.2, 549 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 549 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': First half of reign of Commodus (hero Kyzikos)
Dating c. 180–186
Obverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΟϹ
Obverse design diademed head of hero Kyzikos (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ] ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design Zeus seated, right, holding long sceptre and eagle
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 13a
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: 1961-3-1-168, reverse legend reworked: ΚVΖΙΚΗ{ΗΝΝ}ΩΝ(sic)