RPC IV.3, 5807 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 5807 (temporary)
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Hierapolis-Castabala
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑVΤ Κ Μ ΑV ΑΝ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ƐVΤVΧΗϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΙƐΡΟΠΟΛƐΙΤⲰΝ ΤⲰΝ ΠΡΟϹ ΤⲰ ΠVΡΑΜⲰ
Reverse design turreted and veiled Tyche standing, r.; handing over laurel wreath to emperor (Commodus) standing, l., wearing military dress, holding spear; strapped around emperor, sword in sheath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 40 mm
Average weight 30.77 g
Axis 6
Reference Robert 31 corr., F. Imhoof-Blumer, ZfN 10 (1883), 276, no. 35 corr
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 196 (Medaillon) SNG 2237, as 'P 610' = Robert 31, pl. XXVII.82 = F. Imhoof-Blumer, ZfN 10 (1883), 276, no. 35
2     ✸ L: 1925-12-3-2
3     B: (Löbb) Robert 31, pl. XXVII.83
4     Istanbul Robert 31, pl. XXVII.84 (rev.)
5     V: GR 38372 (Medaillon)
6     Gorny 97 (11/10/1999), 799
7     Gorny & Mosch 104 (09/10/2000), 733
8     Yale: ex PRF
9     A.E. Cahn 71 (14/10/1931), 902, pl. 31
10     Ziegler, Sammlungen, 1295, pl. 65
11     Levante 1588
12     CNG Electronic Auction 123 (28/09/2005), 109