RPC IV.3, 8047 (temporary)


Image of specimen #5


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8047 (temporary)
Province Mesopotamia
Region Mesopotamia
City Carrhae
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΑΥ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ϹΕ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, right
Reverse inscription ΥΠΕΡ ΝΙΚ(ΗϹ) ΡωΜΑΙωΝ
Reverse design turreted, veiled and draped bust of Tyche, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 15 mm
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference Cop 191
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 1837, under 'Carrhae'
2 2     Cop: 191, under 'Edessa in Mesopotamia'
3 3     Mu: 2, under 'Edessa in Mesopotamia' and 'Marcus Aurelius'
4 4     O: under 'uncertain mint, Carrhae or Edessa'
5 5     ✸ Szaleniec coll.