RPC IV.2, 9848 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9848 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Person (rev.) Marcus Aurelius (Augustus)
Magistrate G. Asin. Frougi (archon)
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription Λ ΑVΡ Κο[ΜοΔοϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ]
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing paludamentum, r., seen from front
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Γ ΑϹΙΝ [Φ]ΡοΥΓΙ ΑΡΧοΝΤ ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design emperor (Marcus Aurelius) galloping over Persian foe, r., wearing military dress, raising arm
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Average weight 13.65 g
Axis 6
Reference Hochard 1962
Specimens 1

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
2     ✸ C: Burkitt 1011 GRPCL Sardes (Sardis) 460 = Hochard 1962a, pl. 112