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cn coin 51998

Connected to Type
CN Type 17795 🔍
Mint
Pergamon 🔍
Region: Mysia
Date
c. 180–182 AD
Roman Imperial Period  🔍
Obverse
Legend
ΑΥ ΚΑΙ Μ ΑΥΡΗ ΚΟΜΟΔΟϹ
Design
Laureate bust of lightly bearded Commodus, right, wearing cuirass and paludamentum.
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Reverse
Legend
ΕΠΙ ϹΤΡ Π ΑΙ ΠΙΟΥ ΚΟΙΝΟΝ ΟΜΟ(ΝΟΙΑ) ΠΕΡΓΑΜΗΝΩΝ [Κ]ΑΙ ΕΦΕϹΙΩΝ
Design
Heros Pergamos and Androklos; to left, bearded hero Pergamos standing, right, holding statue of Asclepius and sceptre; to right, youthful hero Androklos standing, left, holding statue of Artemis and sceptre.
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Persons
Sitter
Commodus 🔍
Strategos
Publius Aelius Pios 🔍
Metrology
Material
bronze  🔍
Diameter
44.5 mm
Weight
43.67 g
Owner
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, us  
Owner Inventory No.: 1975.357
Provenience: By date unknown: Giorgio Giorgi Collection; by 1955: with Mario Ratto, Via Manzoni 23, Milan, Italy (Ratto auction of the Giorgio Giorgi Collection, January 26-29, 1955, lot 852); by date unknown: H. von Aulock Collection (SNG, von Aulock, 1957, no. 1424); by 1975: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen auction 52, June 19- 20, 1975, lot 679); purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G. at auction 52; accessioned September 10, 1975 <br>
Citation
Heuchert, RPC IV: Roman Provincial Coinage. Vol. IV: From Antoninus Pius to Commodus (AD 138–192). online (temporary), http://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/ nr. 3276.1 
Weisser, Die kaiserzeitliche Münzprägung von Pergamon, München 1995 nr. 10.5. T 1300 Nr. 353 
Franke and Nollé, Die Homonoia-Münzen Kleinasiens und der thrakischen Randgebiete, Saarbrücken 1997 p. 161, nr. 1567 
Kampmann, Die Homonoia-Verbindungen der Stadt Pergamon, oder, Der Versuch einer kleinasiatischen Stadt unter römischer Herrschaft eigenständige Politik zu betreiben, Saarbrücken 1996 p. 105, nr. 30,1 
Literature
Heuchert, RPC IV: Roman Provincial Coinage. Vol. IV: From Antoninus Pius to Commodus (AD 138–192). online (temporary), http://rpc.ashmus.ox.ac.uk/coins/ nr. 3276  
Weisser, Die kaiserzeitliche Münzprägung von Pergamon, München 1995 nr. 10.5. T 1300  
Franke and Nollé, Die Homonoia-Münzen Kleinasiens und der thrakischen Randgebiete, Saarbrücken 1997 p. 161, nr. 28-30  
Kampmann, Die Homonoia-Verbindungen der Stadt Pergamon, oder, Der Versuch einer kleinasiatischen Stadt unter römischer Herrschaft eigenständige Politik zu betreiben, Saarbrücken 1996 p. 105f., nr. 30-32  
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