RPC IV.2, 729 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 729 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design temple (of Hadrian) with eight columns
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 241
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 241, pl. XIII.10 (rev.)
2 2     Gorny & Mosch 233 (06/10/2015), 1921