RPC IV.1, 6035 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 6035 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Reign of Marcus Aurelius or Commodus
Dating 177–192
Obverse inscription ] [ΚΟΜΟ?]ΔΟϹ [Α]ΝΤΩΝ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡοΝ ΝΙΚΑΙΕΙϹ
Reverse design head of Alexander the Great (youthful) wearing diadem, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference Rec 288(1)
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 939 Rec 288, pl. LXXIV.26 (rev.)
2 2     ✸ Mu: 25a (acc. 70146)
3 3     Zeus Numismatics Budget Auction 12 (28/08/2020), 391