RPC IV.2, 786 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 786 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': First half of reign of Commodus (Kore Soteira)
Dating c. 180–186
Obverse inscription
Obverse design corn-wreathed and draped bust of Kore Soteira (head assimilated to portrait of Faustina II?), right
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝ
Reverse design dolphin, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 24b, F.W. Hasluck, NC 1906, 27, no. 2
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1919-0417-.88
2 2     ✸ O
3 3     B: 1918/544
4 4     Florence Williams, Florence (Mysia) no. 18