RPC IV.3, 6750 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 6750 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Aradus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [ΑΥ]Τ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡ ΑΝ[
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΗΜΥ Γ ΑΡΑΔΙⲰΝ
Reverse design turreted Tyche standing, facing, head, l., holding wreath and cornucopia; between two columns, each surmounted by Nike crowning Tyche
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Rouvier 414 corr.
Specimens 6 (5 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.70766 (ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut), obverse legend obscure
2 2     P Bab 1171, obverse legend obscure
3 3     NY: 1944.100.70765 Rouvier 414, pl. IA'.23 (rev.), ex private coll. J. Rouvier, Beirut, obverse double struck
4 4     P Bab 1170
5 5     ✸ Private coll. R.G. McAlee
6 6     C: SNG 6019 Leake 7494, Suppl., p. 24.6, now under Asiatic Greece