RPC IV.2, 802 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 802 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Second half of reign of Commodus (Kore Soteira)
Dating c. 186–192
Obverse inscription
Obverse design corn-wreathed head of Kore Soteira with traces of drapery, right; in wreath of ears of corn
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ (Ζ shaped as エ)
Reverse design caduceus with club-like handle and gorgoneion in centre, surmounted by crescent and star
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 6
Reference H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 34
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: Graf Prokesch-Osten H. von Fritze, Nomisma 10 (1917), VI 34, pl. VI.28 (obv.)
2 2     Mu: 65