Coin of Tarsus with bust of Commodus
Mint: Cilicia, Tarsus
Diameter: 31.5 mm. Weight: 22.15 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek illegible.
Reverse: Dekastyle temple with eagle in pediment.
Between central columns wider space containing statue?.
Inscriptions in Greek on architrave, in exergue and around.
By 1963: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXV, no. 170); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 19, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour