RPC IV.2, 5897 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 5897 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Philomelium
Region Phrygia
City Hadrianopolis
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 180–182
Obverse inscription Μ ΑΥΡ ΚΑΙ ΑΝΤ ΚΟΜΜοΔοϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (short beard?) with traces of drapery, right
Reverse inscription ΑΔΡΙΑΝοΠοΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo-Tyrimnaios on horseback, left, carrying double axe over shoulder
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     B: 1882/437
2 2     Bern: 89.36 Kapossy, no. 57, under 'Hierapolis in Phrygia'
3 3     ✸ Adana Private coll. CGT = Numismatik Naumann 77 (05/05/2019), 493