RPC IV.2, 620 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 620 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Troas
City Alexandria
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Before »Kyzikos«
Dating c. 180-182
Obverse inscription COMMODVS CAE
Obverse design bare head of Commodus (short beard), r.
Reverse inscription [COL AV]G TRoA
Reverse design founder as priest ploughing with two oxen, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 12
Reference T.M. Lucchelli, 'Un nuova emissione di Commodo ad Alexandria Troas', RIN 118 (2017), pp. 55–74
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ C McClean III, 7664, pl. 263.14, obverse as 'laureate head', under 'Parium'
2 2     Private collection