RPC IV.1, 7858 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 7858 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Boeotia
City Tanagra
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184-192
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΑΝΤⲰΝƐΙΝΟϹ ƐΥϹƐΒΗϹ (facing outward)
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, r.
Reverse inscription ΤΑΝΑΓΡΑΙⲰΝ
Reverse design shrine with two columns enclosing statue of Dionysus standing, l., holding cantharus and long thyrsus; upper half of each column in form of male figure apparently supporting the roof; in exergue, Triton swimming, l., head, r., extending both arms
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 9.74 g
Axis 7, 8, 9
Reference F. Imhoof-Blumer, NZ $(1877), 33, no. 111 corrected in NZ III$, p. 80$
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 585
2     B: I-B F. Imhoof-Blumer, NZ 1877, 33, no. 111, reverse illustrated with drawing, obverse as 'Antoninus Pius', corrected in NZ III, p. 80
3     B: 28701
4     BCD