RPC IV.2, 9320 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9320 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Hierocaesarea
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Issue Commodus as Caesar
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from centre
Reverse inscription ΙΕΡΟΚΑΙϹΑΡΕΩΝ
Reverse design Nike advancing on globe, r., holding wreath and palm-branch
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 3.77 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 642
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Mu SNG 143 = Hochard 642a, pl. 32, labelled '642c' on pl. 32
2     ✸ Private collection H. I.
3     Private coll., Charlottesville, VA
4     Numismatik Naumann 52 (02/04/2017), 1029, ex private coll. Plankenhorn, ex private coll. J. Aiello = GRPCL Hierocaesarea 97
5     Private coll. CGT, ex Gitbud & Naumann, reverse legend mostly obscure