Coin of Caesarea with bust of Commodus
Mint: Cappadocia, Caesarea
Diameter: 29.5 mm. Weight: 16.45 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Mount Argaeus on altar.
Inscriptions in Greek on altar and around.
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (sale of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward sale by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour