RPC IV.2, 9954 (temporary)


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Coin type
Volume IV.2
Number 9954 (temporary)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Silandus
Reign Marcus Aurelius
Person (obv.) Commodus (Augustus)
Magistrate Tatianοs (archiereus and first archon)
Dating c. 177–179
Obverse inscription ΑΥ[ΤΟ]ΚΡ ΚΑΙ Λ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Obverse design laureate-headed bust of Commodus (youthful) wearing cuirass and paludamentum, right, seen from front
Reverse inscription ΕΠ[Ι Α]ΡΧΙΕΡΕΩϹ [ΤΑΤ]ΙΑΝο[Υ?] ϹΙΛΑΝΔΕΩΝ
Reverse design to left, Hephaestus seated on cippus, right, working with hammer on helmet which he holds with tongs over column; to right, Athena standing, supporting helmet, resting arm on shield; beside, spear
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 37 mm
Axis 12
Reference Hochard 2243
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ B: 1844/186 GRPCL Silandos 63 = Hochard 2243a, pl. 131