Coin of Flaviopolis with bust of Commodus

Roman Provincial
Imperial Period
A.D. 177–192


Mint: Cilicia, Flaviopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 10.37 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

64.283

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: Draped bust of Sarapis, wearing kalathos, at right facing draped bust of Isis at left.
Inscription in Greek.

Inscription

See attached media

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., March 11, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour