RPC IV.3, 8543 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8543 (temporary)
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Cyrrhus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 177–180
Obverse inscription [ΑΥΤΟ]ΚΡΑ ΛΟ (ΑΥ) ΚΟΜΜ[
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (youthful), right
Reverse inscription ΔΙοϹ ΚΑΤΕΒΑΤοΥ ΚΥΡΡΗϹΤΩΝ Γ
Reverse design Zeus Kataibates seated on rock, left, holding thunderbolt over eagle and long sceptre
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 1, 5, 12
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 1648
2 2     B: ex coll. Morel, acquired 1908/5, on reverse, eagle obscure
3 3     P: 1647
4 4     NY: 1944.100.65350
5 5     M. Suárez coll.