RPC IV.2, 78 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 78 (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 ΑVΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ϹΤΡΑ ΡΟVΦΟV ΤΟ Β ΠƐΙΟΝΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design river-god reclining, l., holding reed, resting on water-urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.95 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference E.S.G. Robinson, NC 1921, 18, no. 24
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1920-5-16-2 E.S.G. Robinson, NC 1921, 18, no. 24
2     ✸ L: 1979-1-1-1660 vA 1564
3     B: 18283482, Fox
4     V: GR 33559