Coin of Hierapolis in alliance with Sardis with bust of Commodus
Mint: Asia: Phrygia and Lydia, Hierapolis and Sardis (Alliance)
Diameter: 42.5 mm. Weight: 33.43 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: At left Apollo of Hierapolis stands with lyre looking right to cult statue of Kore of Sardis enthroned front with corn on her left and poppy on her right.
Inscription in Greek around and in exergue.
By 1988: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, New York 11778; purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine, September 28, 1988
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour