Coin of Cyme with bust of Commodus, struck under Cor. Lollianus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 180–182


Mint: Asia: Aeolis, Cyme

Dimensions

Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 24.36 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

64.1934

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Emperor on horseback right, right hand raised.
At right, two soldiers.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.

Provenance

By 1964: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., October 14, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour