RPC IV.1, 8446 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8446 (temporary)
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175–177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟ[Δ]ΟϹ Κ ΑΥΤ ΓΕΡΜ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛ ΝΙΚοΜΗΔΙ
Reverse design veiled Demeter standing, left, holding two ears of corn and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 5
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ NY: 1944.100.42301