RPC IV.1, 9889 (temporary)

 

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Coin type
Volume IV.1
Number 9889 (temporary)
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Caesar)
Dating 175-177
Obverse inscription COMMODO CAES AVG FIL GERM
Obverse design bare-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, r.
Reverse inscription C L I CoR
Reverse design to l., cult statue of Venus/Aphrodite of Acrocorinthus standing, r., holding Mars/Ares' shield before her as mirror; to r., nude Neptune/Poseidon standing, l., holding dolphin and trident
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.15 g
Axis 1
Reference BCD Corinth 782
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ BCD Corinth 782
2     Mabbott 894