RPC IV.3, 6483 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6483 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription (obverse legend obscure)
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΑΡ[ ] [ΦΙΛ]ΟΡⲰ (facing outward)
Reverse design crescent on filleted globe surmounted by star; globe resting on base
Metal Æ
Average diameter 14 mm
Axis 4, 6, 12
Reference BMC 3
Specimens 4 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: BMC 3, pl. XII.5 (rev.), obverse legend obscure
2 2     ✸ P: 1835
3 3     L: G 2004
4 4     NY: 1944.100.65812, both legends obscure, attribution to this type not entirely certain