RPC IV.1, 5626 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 5626 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜοΔοϹ Κ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤ ΝΕΩ ΝΙΚΟΜΗΔΕΙΑϹ
Reverse design female figure (Homonoia or Tyche?) standing, left, wearing kalathos, holding uncertain object (rudder or patera over altar?) and cornucopia
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 126 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1334 Wa 471 = Rec 126, pl. XCII.7 (rev.)