RPC IV.3, 6517 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6517 (temporary)
Province Arabia
Region Syria
City Abila
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤο ΚΑΙϹ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ϹƐ ΑΒΙΛΗΝ Κ(οΙ) Ϲ(Υ) Ι Α Α Γ ΑΝϹ
Reverse design nude Heracles (bearded) standing, r., resting arm on hip, resting arm on club covered with lion skin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 6, 8, 11
Reference Spijkerman 13
Specimens 6 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     J-SBF Spijkerman 13, pl. 7
2     ✸ P: Y23879/272 (ex coll. Herny Seyrig)
3     L: 1908-1-10-851
4     Mu: 2
5     Bern: Righetti 2182
6     Münster: M 5809