RPC IV.2, 945 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 945 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Apollonia ad Rhyndacum
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 180-182
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡΗ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (short beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΑΤΩΝ
Reverse design Pan advancing, l., leading goat by horns
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6
Reference von Fritze Mys. —, Robert, Carie W corr., GM 669, no. 429 corr.
Specimens 7 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Parma GM 669, no. 429, pl. X.2, under 'Apollonia Salbace'
2     J. Scholz, NZ 33 (1901), 37, no. 63, pl. VII.63 (rev.), under 'Apollonia Salbace', perhaps with additional obverse legend variation ΑV Κ Μ ...
3     Lindgren I, 209
4     ✸ V: cast at the Griechisches Münzwerk, Berlin
5     CNG Electronic Auction 389 (18/01/2017), 443
6     Private coll. CGT = Pecunem Numismatik Naumann 35 (06/09/2015), 404
7     Lanz 10 (03/12/1977), 654, under 'Apollonia Salbace'