RPC IV.1, 8355 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8355 (temporary)
Province Northern Black Sea
Region Bosporus
City Chersonesus
Reign Commodus
Issue 'Pseudo-autonomous': Reign of Commodus
Obverse inscription ΧΕΡ
Obverse design draped bust of Chersonas wearing wreath, right; to right, lyre
Reverse inscription ΕΛΕΥΘΕΡΑϹ (Ϲ shaped as Ε)
Reverse design maiden advancing, right, wearing kalathos, brandishing spear, holding bow; to left, stag standing, left
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Reference Anokhin, Chersonesus274A, BMC 11
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L: BMC 11
2 2     P: 55H
3 3     NY: 1944.100.14430