RPC IV.2, 553 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 553 (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 ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡ(ΩΝ)
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 13e
Specimens 6 (6 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: (Fox) H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 13e, pl. IV.4 (obv.)
2 2     B: I-B
3 3     B: (Fox)
4 4     Mu: 81
5 5     V: GR 16130
6 6     P: 237 SNG 537, worn, attribution to this type not entirely certain