RPC IV.2, 565 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 565 (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 (rev. legend not recorded by von Fritze: ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ ?)
Reverse design two lighted torches entwined by serpents
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 19b
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ St Petersburg H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 19b, pl. IV.11 (obv.)