RPC IV.1, 8817 (temporary)


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 8817 (temporary)
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Pautalia
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Caecilius Maternus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating c. 187
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙ ΜΑΡ ΑΥΡ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus, right
Reverse design nude Dionysus standing in biga drawn by panthers, left, holding thyrsus; behind, Maenad dancing, facing, head, right, holding thyrsus
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 29 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference Ruzicka, Pautalia 192
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 8779
2 2     Ex private coll. Dr. Zlatanov, Sofia = Ruzicka, Pautalia 192, pl. IV.9 (rev.)
3 3     ✸ Private coll. C. Rhodes, Santa Fe [NM]