RPC IV.2, 916 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 916 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Mylasa
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus) ; Crispina (Augusta)
Issue Marcus Aurelius and Commodus, co-emperors
Dating 178-180
Obverse inscription Α Κ Λ(?) ΑVΡΗΛ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹ ΚΡΙϹΠΙΝΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design to l., draped bust of Crispina, r.; to r., laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, l.
Reverse inscription ΜVΛΑϹƐⲰΝ
Reverse design Tyche standing, l., wearing kalathos, holding rudder and cornucopia
Metal Æ
Average diameter 35 mm
Average weight 28.76 g
Axis 12
Reference Akarca 68 bis
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Private coll., found at Milâs = Mylasa 68 bis, pl. X
2     Mabbott 1734, illustrated
3     J. Hirsch 13 (15/05/1905), coll. Rhousopoulos, 4493, pl. LVI, under 'Anitoch in Syria', both sides heavily tooled, reverse legend tooled to fit Antioch ΝΤΙΟΚƐΩΝ ΜΗΤΡΟΚΟΛ (sic)
4     ✸ Private coll. T. Streit, worn