Coin of Nicomedia with bust of Commodus
Mint: Bithynia, Nicomedia
Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 11.58 gm. Die Axis: 1
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Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Emperor on horseback right, spear poised above lion standing left.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in exergue.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III Collection; gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III to MFA, March 8, 1967
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius C. Vermeule III