RPC IV.1, 8182 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8182 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (uncertain title)
Dating c. 176-179
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΛΟΥ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟΝ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription ΘƐϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚƐΩΝ
Reverse design Nike advancing, r., holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.86 g
Axis 6, 10, 12
Reference Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 15–22, BMC 87
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1369 Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 15, pl. 18 (V10, R12)
2     P: 1368 Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 16, pl. 18 (R13), pierced, 14.84g
3     O
4     ✸ P: 1367
5     Oslo Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 19, pl. 18 (V12)
6     L: BMC 87 Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 20, pl. 18 (R15)
7     Gotha Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 21, pl. 18 (R16)
8     Thessaloniki: coll. Rhitsos Touratsoglou, Commodus (Mitregent) 22, pl. 18 (V14, R17)
9     Mu: under 'Uncertain', both legends mostly obscure