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A.K.Collection: Lot no. 611

    ID B01:

Commodus as Caesar AD 166-177. Sestertius (AE; 30-32mm; 23.64g; 12h) 175-176. L AVREL COMMODO CAES AVG FIL GERM SARM Draped and cuirassed bust of Commodus, seen from back. Rev. [IOVI] - CONS-[ERVATORI] / S – C Jupiter, naked but for cloak floating behind him, standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand over Commodus standing left, and vertical sceptre in left; Commodus in togate and holds Victory (or trophy ?) on right hand and roll in left.

BMCRE IV p. 643, 1524var (bust); C. 244; RIC p. 335, 1525 (Marcus Aurelius).


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    ID B02:

Commodus as Caesar AD 166-177. Sestertius (AE; 31mm; 22.50g; 11h) 177. [L] AVREL COMM-ODVS AVG GERM SARM Laureate and draped bust of Commodus to right. Rev. VOTA [PV]BLICA – TR P II IMP II CO[S P P] / S – C Commodus, veiled, draped, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over lighted tripod-altar left, left hand, holding roll, at side. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 672, 1673 and pl. 89.4; C. 981; RIC III p. 340, 1584 (M. Aurelius).


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    ID B03:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 29-31mm; 22.26g; h) 181. M COMMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ANN AVG TR P [VI] IMP [IIII COS] III P P / S – C Annona, draped, standing front, head left, holding two corn-ears in right hand over modius and corn-ears left and cornucopiae in left hand.

BMCRE IV p. 770, 442 and pl. 103.3; C. 4; RIC III p. 403, 307a.


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    ID B04:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 30-33mm; 21.92g; 5h) 181. M COMMODVS ANTONINVS [AVG] Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [TR P VI IMP IIII COS] III P P / S – C / [LIB] AVG IIII Commodus, togate, seated left on curule chair set on platform, extending right hand: behing him, officer, in military dress, standing right: in front, Liberalitas, draped, standing left, holding abacus in right hand (?) and cornucopiae in left: below, citizen, togate, standing r., mounting steps, holding up in both hands fold of toga. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 772, 453 and pl. 103.1; C. 310; RIC III p. 404, 310a.


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    ID B05:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28-30mm; 21.38g; 12h) 181-182. M ANTONINVS - [CO]MMODVS AVG Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. TR P VII [IMP] III-I COS III P P / S – C Roma, helmeted, in military dress, standing front, head left, holding Victory on right hand and vertical spear, reversed, in left.

BMCRE IV p. 777, 477 and pl. 103.13; C. 829; RIC III p. 405, 324.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1969.


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    ID B06:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 27-30mm; 19.54g; 7h) 183. M COMMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG [PIVS] Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. TR P VIII - IMP - VI - COS IIII P P / S – C Jupiter, naked to waist, seated left on low seat, holding Victory on right hand and vertical sceptre in left.

BMCRE IV p. 785, 509 and pl. 104.2; C. 873; RIC III p. 410, 367C.


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    ID B07:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 30-31mm; 21.45g; 10h) 183. M COMMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG PIVS Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [TR P VIII] IMP - VI [COS IIII P P] / S – C Felicitas, draped, standing front, head left, holding caduceus up in right hand and cornucopiae in left.

BMCRE IV p. 785, 512; C. 907; RIC III p. 410, 370.


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    ID B08:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 29mm; 21.03g; 12h) 183-184. [M COMMODVS] AN-TONINVS [AVG PIVS] Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [P M TR P VIIII IMP VI COS IIII P P] / S – C Hercules, naked, standing facing, right hand on hip, left resting on club set on rock.

BMCRE IV p. 790, 526; C. 431var; RIC III p. 413, 399aA.


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    ID B09:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 29-31mm; 19.31g; 5h) 183-184. M COMMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG PIVS Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. P M TR P VII[II IMP] VI COS IIII [P P] / S – C Minerva, helmeted, draped with aegis, advancing right, brandishing javelin in right hand and holding round shield on left.

BMCRE IV p. 790, 527 and pl. 105.4; C. 425; RIC III p. 413, 400a.

Ex stock Leu Zurich 2001.


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    ID B10:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28mm; 21.39g; 12h) 183-184. [M CO]MMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG PIVS Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [TR P] VIIII IMP VI COS IIII [P P] / S – C Roma, helmeted, draped, seated left, holding Victory on right hand and vertical spear in left; shield at side.

BMCRE IV p. 792, 535; C. 925; RIC III p. 414, 411.


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    ID B11:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 29-30mm; 24.45g; 5h) 183-184. M COMMODVS ANT-ONINVS AVG PIVS Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [ANN AVG TR P] VIIII - [IM]P VI COS IIII P P / S – C Annona, draped, standing front, head left, holding statuette of Concordia (holding patera and sceptre ?) on right hand and cornucopiae in left: to left, modius and corn-ears, to right, ship with two figures seated in it.

BMCRE IV p. 790, 523 and pl. 105.3; C. 15; RIC III p. 414, 416A.

Ex stock F. Sternberg Zurich 1992.


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    ID B12:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28-29mm; 21.78g; 6h) 185. M COMMODVS AN-TON AVG PIVS BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. P M TR P X IMP VII COS IIII P P / S – C / VICT BRIT (in exergue) Victory, winged, naked to waist, seated right on shields and arms, with stylus in right hand preparing to inscribe oval shield set on left knee. Very fine. Flan cracks on Rev. but still nice coin with good light brown patina. Good portrait. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 800, 559; C. 946; RIC III p. 418, 452.


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    ID B13:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28mm; 21.39g; 12h) 186-187. [M COMMO]DVS ANT P – FELIX AVG BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. NOBILITAS A[VG P M TR P XII IMP] VIII COS V P P / S – C Nobilitas, draped, standing front, head left, holding statue in right hand and sceptre in left. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 810, 597 and pl. 107.3; C. 380var (Nobilitas to right); RIC III p. 424, 501var (Nobilitas to right).


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    ID B14:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 27-28mm; 21.05g; 11h) 186-187. M COMMODVS AN[T] - P FELIX AVG BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [PV]BLICA [FEL] P M TR P [XII IMP] VIII COS V P P / S – C Felicitas standing front, head left, holding patera in right hand and vertical sceptre in left.

BMCRE IV p. 812, 602; C. 645; RIC III p. 424, 503.

Ex stock D. Rosenblum Munich 1980.


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    ID B15:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 26-28mm; 16.22g; 12h) 188-189. M COMMODVS ANT - P [FELI]X AVG BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [LIBERT AVG P M T]R P XIIII [IMP VIII COS V P P] / S – C Libertas standing left, holding pileus in right hand and rod in left.

BMCRE IV p. 819, *; C. 341; RIC III p. 426, 526.

Ex stock Leu Zurich 2001.


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    ID B16:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28-29mm; 22.04g; 1h) 189. [M COMMOD ANT P FELIX AVG BRIT P P] Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. MART PACAT P M TR P XIIII IM[P VIII COS V DES VI] Mars, helmeted, naked except for cloak on left shoulder, standing front, head left, holding branch extended in right hand and vertical spear in left.

BMCRE IV p. 823, 636 and pl. 108.10; C. 353; RIC III p. 428, 543.


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    ID B17:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 27-28mm; 16.20g; 11h) 190. [M C]OMMOD ANT P F-ELIX AVG BRIT P P Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [GE]N AVG FELIC P M - TR P XV IMP VIII COS V[I] / S – C Genius, half-naked, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over lighted altar left and holding cornucopiae in left.

BMCRE IV p. 825, 645 and pl. 109.1; C. 174; RIC III p. 430, 561.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1969.


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    ID B18:

Commodus AD 177-192. Sestertius (AE; 28-29mm; 23.26g; 12h) 190. [M CO]MMOD ANT [P F]ELIX AVG BRIT P P Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. [TEMPOR FEL]IC P M TR P XV IMP VIII [COS VI] / S – C Winged caduceus upright between two crossed cornucopiae. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 827, 655 and pl. 109.4; C. 722; RIC III p. 431, 566.


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    ID B19:

Commodus 177-192 AD. Dupondius (AE; 23-25mm; 11.95g; 11h) 181-182. M COMMODVS AN-TONINVS AVG Radiate head of Commodus to right. Rev. SALVS AVG TR P [VII IMP IIII COS] III P P / S – C Salus, draped, standing front, head left, feeding out of patera in right hand snake coiled round altar and holding vertical sceptre in left.

BMCRE IV p. 778, 484; C. 688; RIC III p. 407, 337.


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    ID B20:

Commodus as Caesar AD 166-177. As (AE; 24-26mm; 12.87g; 5h) 175-176. [COMMO]DO CAES AVG FIL GERM SARM Bust of Commodus, draped, head, bare, to right. Rev. SPES PVBLICA / S – C Spes draped, advancing left, holding flower, raised, in right hand and with left gathering up fold of skirt. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 646, 1536 and pl. 85.6; C. 710; RIC III p. 336, 1544.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1969.


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    ID B21:

Commodus as Caesar AD 166-177. As (AE; 24-25mm; 9.58g; 12h) 175-176. [COMMO]DO CAES AVG FIL GERM SARM Bust of Commodus, draped, head, bare, to right. Rev. SPES PVBLICA / S – C Spes draped, advancing left, holding flower, raised, in right hand and with left gathering up fold of skirt. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 646, 1536 and pl. 85.6; C. 710; RIC III p. 336, 1544.


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    ID B22:

Commodus AD 177-192. As (AE; 26-27mm; 11.14g; 12h) 181-182. M ANTONINVS – COMMODVS AVG Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. ANN AVG TR [P VII] IMP IIII COS III P P / S – C Annona, draped, standing front, head left, holding two corn-ears in right hand over modius and corn-ears left and cornucopiae in left hand.

BMCRE IV p. 778, +; C. 10; RIC III p. 407, 339.


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    ID B23:

Commodus AD 177-192. As (AE; 25-27mm; 12.84g; 5h) 190. M CO[MM ANT P] – FELIX AVG BRIT P P Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. VOT XX / P M TR P XV / [IMP] VIII / [CO]S VI / S C in five lines in laurel-wreath. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 829, 664 and pl. 109.11; C. 999; RIC III p. 431, 576.


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    ID B24:

Commodus AD 177-192. As (AE; 18-19mm; 8.67g; 10h) 190. [M C]OMM ANT P – FELIX AVG BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. HERC COMM[ODIANO P M TR P] XVI / COS VI / S – C Heracles, naked to waist, standing front, head left, sacrificing out of patera in right hand over lighted and garlanded altar, and holding cornucopiae in left hand: on left, tree on which hangs lion-skin.

BMCRE IV p. 830, 676; C. 178corr.; RIC III p. 433, 591a.


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    ID B25:

Commodus AD 177-192. As (AE; 18-19mm; 9.17g; 5h) 192. L AEL AVREL [COM]M AVG BRIT Laureate head of Commodus to right. Rev. MAGNI/FICENTI/AE AVG / COS VII / P P [S C] in five lines in laurel-wreath. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 845,§ ; C. 344; RIC III p. 438, 631.

Ex stock Münzen und Medaillen Basel 1969.


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    ID B26:

Crispina, Augusta AD 178-182. Sestertius (AE; 29-31mm; 22.76g; 6h) 178-182. CRISPINA – AVGVSTA Bust of Crispina, draped, to right, hair elaborately waved in curls across head, fastened in a chignon low at back. Rev. [CONCO]RDIA / S – C Concordia, draped, seated left on low seat, holding patera in right hand and cornucopiae in left. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 765, 406 and pl.102.3; C. 6; RIC III p. 442, 665.


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    ID B27:

Crispina, Augusta AD 178-182. Sestertius (AE; 29-30mm; 20.10g; 11h) 178-182. CRISPINA AVG – COMMODI A[VG] Bust of Crispina, draped, to right, hair elaborately waved in curls across head, fastened in a chignon low at back. Rev. [SAL]V[S] Salus, draped, seated left on throne, feeding out of patera in right hand snake coiled round altar, left arm resting on arm of seat; in exergue S C.

BMCRE IV p. 767, 423; C. 32; RIC III p. 442, 672.


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    ID B28:

Crispina, Augusta AD 178-182. As (AE; 24-25mm; 5.79g; 5h) 178-182. CRISPINA – AVGVSTA Bust of Crispina, draped, to right, hair elaborately waved in curls across head, fastened in a chignon low at back. Rev. IVNO / S – C Juno, veiled, draped, standing left, holding patera in right hand and vertical sceptre in left: at feet left, peacock standing left. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 768, 431 and pl. 102.11; C. 23; RIC III p. 443, 679.


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    ID B29:

Crispina, Augusta AD 178-182. As (AE; 24-25mm; 10.29g; 4h) 178-182. CRISPINA – AVGVSTA Bust of Crispina, draped, to right, hair elaborately waved in curls across head, fastened in a chignon low at back. Rev. IVNO LVCINA / S – C Juno, veiled, draped, standing left, holding patera in right hand and vertical sceptre in left. Rare.

BMCRE IV p. 768, 433 and pl.102.14; C. 24; RIC III p. 443, 680.


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