RPC IV.2, 714 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 714 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΓΕΡ ϹΕ[?
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design river-god (youthful) reclining, left, head, right, resting right arm on knee, holding reed, resting left arm on ground; below, three fish
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     vA 1267
2 2     ✸ P: 410 SNG 724 = Wa 746
3 3     P: 413 SNG 725