RPC IV.2, 8331 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 8331 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 192
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΙ ΑΥ [ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ ΑΥΓ ϹΕΒ] ΕΥϹ ΕΥΤ ΡΩΜΑΙΟϹ ΗΡΑΚΛΗϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long and wide beard) wearing lion skin, right, seen from front; to left, club
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design nude hero (Kyzikos) standing, facing, head, left, holding spear and chlamys, placing right hand on head of horse advancing, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 42 mm
Axis 7
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Peus 366 (25/10/2000), coll. Marcel Burstein, 587, pl. 29 = Triton 8 (11/01/2005), 757