Denarius with head of Commodus

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 190


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm.

Accession Number

32.1253

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins

Obverse: Head of Commodus, laureate, right.
MCOMMANTPF ELAVGBRITPP
Reverse: Apollo, naked, standing front, head right, with legs crossed, placing right hand on head and resting left on column, right.
APOLMONET PMTRPXV
In field, left and right: COS VI

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1932

Credit Line

Source unidentified