RPC IV.2, 966 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 966 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Ionia
City Colophon
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Iou. Faustos (strategos for the second time)
Dating c. 184-188
Obverse inscription ΑV ΚΑΙ Μ ΑVΡ ΚΟΜΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Commodus (long beard), r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ϹΤΡ ΙΟV ΦΑVϹΤΟV ΤΟ Β ΚΟΛΟΦΩΝΙΩΝ
Reverse design Apollo (Klarios) seated, l., holding laurel-branch and lyre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 14.56 g
Axis 6
Reference Milne, Kolophon 194, Hochard 772 corr.
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Tire: Inv. 946, under 'Hypaepa' SNG Turkey 5.I, no. 370 (under 'Hypaepa') = Hochard 772a, pl. 39 (under 'Hypaepa' and misreading name of 'magistrate')
1     ✸ O Milne, Kolophon 194a, pl. XII