RPC IV.1, 6635 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 6635 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Cassandrea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177-180
Obverse inscription IM L AVR CoM (A shaped as Λ)
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (lightly bearded), r.
Reverse inscription CoL IVL AVG CAS(SAN) (A shaped as Λ)
Reverse design head of Jupiter/Zeus Ammon, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 5.47 g
Axis 6
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.10378 SNG 237, reverse legend retrograde
2     P: 610
3     Mu: 7
4     B: 1879/181
5     ✸ D. G. coll. (ex Numismatik Naumann 67, 1st July /2018, lot 325, obv. emperor as 'Lucius Verus')