Commodus, as Caesar

650.00

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Description

Rome, 175-176 AD. AR denarius, 3.48 gr., 18 mm.

Obv: COMMODO CAES AUG FIL GERM SARM; bare-headed, cuirassed bust of Commodus to the right.

Rev: PRINC IUVENT; Commodus, as prince of the youth, standing to the left in military attire, holding branch and long sceptre; behind, to the right: trophy.

Ref: RIC -; BMC -; Cohen -. MIR 342-14/15 (no example recorded).

Apparently unpublished with this bust type. Extremely rare. Good very fine.