RPC IV.3, 6362 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6362 (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 [ϹƐΒ]ΑϹΤΗ ϹΥΡ L [ϚΙϹ?] (date retrograde)
Reverse design temple with four columns and rounded pediment enclosing statue of turreted Tyche-Astarte standing with foot on small sphinx, l., holding human bust and long sceptre; in outer columnations, female figures standing, facing each other
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 14.33 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference BMC, p. xl
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: (Löbb) BMC, p. xl, pl. XL.8 (rev.)
2     NY: 1944.100.69188 SNG 1078