Denarius with bust of Commodus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 180


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.47 gm.

Accession Number

13.508

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bust of Commodus, laureate, draped, right.
LAVRELCOM MODVSAVG
Reverse: Roma, helmeted, in military dress, seated right, on low seat, holding vertical spear in right hand and parazonium, pointing transversely to right, in left.
TRPVIM PIIIICOSIIPP

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay