RPC IV.1, 9420 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 9420 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription COMMODO CAES AVG FIL GERM
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription C L I CoR
Reverse design to l., cult statue of Venus/Aphrodite of Acrocorinthus standing, r., holding Mars/Ares' shield before her as mirror; to r., nude Hercules/Heracles standing, l., raising r. hand, holding club and lion skin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 6.19 g
Axis 9, 10, 12
Reference BCD Corinth 783
Specimens 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu: 128ab (acc. 37209)
2     BCD Corinth 783
3     B: 4272 NCP, p. 156, no. 23, pl. FF.XIII (rev.)
4     O