RPC IV.2, 77 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 77 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Pionia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Magistrate M. Aure. Roufos (strategos for the second time)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ Μ ΑVΡΗ ΡΟVΦΟV ΤΟ Β ΠƐΙΟΝƐΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design male figure (Apollo or Pionis?) on horseback, r.; (to r., tree entwined by serpent)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 13.76 g
Axis 6
Reference KM 41, no. 1
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B KM 41, no. 1
2     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-1661 vA 7634 = Kraft, p. 160, pl. 55.12
3     V: GR 16854, under 'Elaea', reverse with tree entwinded by serpent