RPC IV.3, 8604 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.3
Number 8604 (temporary)
Province Syria Palaestina
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [I M?] COM[M?]ODVS [
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right
Reverse inscription CoL PRIMA F AVG CAESA (all As shaped as Λ)
Reverse design female figure (Ceres/Demeter?) standing, left, holding ears of corn(?) and long sceptre(?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 12
Reference Kadman II, 60
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Mu: 4
2 2     B: 1920/281 (gift of Grünthal)