RPC IV.2, 563 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 563 (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 ΝΕΟΚΟ(ΡΩΝ)
Reverse design in laurel wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 5, 6, 12
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 18d
Specimens 4 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ O
3 3     V: GR 16126, obverse with signs of tooling
4 4     Bern: Righetti 693
5 5     Tübingen SNG 2275