RPC IV.2, 581 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 581 (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 (ΝΩΝ retrograde)
Reverse design calf walking, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 26
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Copenhagen, Thorvaldsen Museum = H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), V 26, pl. IV.19 (obv.)
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     Coll. Imhoof-Blumer = KM 24, no. 10, attribution to this type uncertain