RPC IV.1, 8309 (temporary)


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8309 (temporary)
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 180–182
Obverse inscription ΑΥ[ ] ΑΝΤΩΝΕΙΝοΝ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΘΕϹϹΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing with foot on helmet, right, holding palm-branch, inscribing shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 2, 8
Reference Touratsoglou, Commodus (Augustus) 46–8
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Istanbul
2 2     ✸ G: I, 372, no. 52 SNG I, no. 689
3 3     Veroia, Archaeological Museum