RPC IV.2, 560 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 560 (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 ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design nude Zeus advancing, right, holding thunderbolt and eagle with closed wings
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 18a
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C: Leake 7680, Suppl., p. 44.22 H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 18a, pl. IV.10 (rev.)