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Denarius with bust of Commodus

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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

Roman, Imperial Period, A.D. 180

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 2.47 gm.

Accession Number

13.508

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins