RPC IV.3, 6267 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6267 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Sebaste
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription IMP C M AV [COM AN?]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗΝⲰ[Ν] ϹΥΡ L ϹΙϚ
Reverse design Hades standing in galloping quadriga, r., struggling with Persephone; above, small Eros flying, r., holding torch; to l., overturned kalathos containing flowers(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.44 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 1914/714 Prowe III, 2603, obverse as 'Pius', reverse with traces of tooling