RPC IV.2, 9440 (temporary)

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9440 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Titus Aelius Eteoneus (archon)
Dating c. 192
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Λ [ΑΙ] ΑΥ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ ΑΥΓ ϹΕΒ ΕΥϹ ΕΥΤ ΡΩΜΑΙΟϹ ΗΡΑΚΛΗϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long and wide beard) wearing lion skin, right, seen from front; to left, club
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΑΡΧ Τ ΑΙΛ ΕΤΕΩΝΕΩϹ ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΩΚ
Reverse design Demeter advancing, right, holding torch in each hand; to right at her feet, lighted altar
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 43 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Mu: 115b, acc. 97992
2 2     ✸ Triton 18 (06/01/2015), 876, both sides slightly tooled