Medallion with bust of Commodus, struck under Marcus Aurelius
Diameter: 38.5 mm. Weight: 52.91 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate, draped, cuirassed bust of Commodus to right.
Reverse: Sacrifice before hexastyle temple. Emperor beside tripod with four citizens at right. At left, bull with executioner and three attendants. Figures in pediment of temple and two Nikai on roof.
[IMPII] COSPP In exergue: VOTAPVBLICA
By 1971: with Bank Leu & Company AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Company A.G., March 10, 1971
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour