RPC IV.2, 9690 (temporary)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9690 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Commodus
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Dating c. 184–190
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜ[ΜΟΔΟϹ]
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (long beard) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙΚΗΝΩΝ ΝΕΟΚΟΡΩΝ
Reverse design nude Heracles seated on rock, left, holding club, resting arm on rock
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 38 mm
Axis 1, 2
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ V: GR 16169
2 2     Private coll. CGT, ex Savoca Numismatik, worn