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Coin Type: Brass sestertius of Commodus, Caesar 175-176 CE, Augustus 177-192 CE
Mint and Date: Rome, 181 CE
Size and Weight: 30mm x 33mm, 24.55g
Obverse: M COMMODVS ANTONINVS AVG
Laureate, draped bust right.
Reverse: IVPPITER CONSERVATOR TR P VI S C
Jupiter standing front, head left, holding thunderbolt in right hand and cloak over Commodus, who stands on left, togate, holding branch and sceptre. Jupiter holds tall sceptre in left hand.
Exergue: COS III PP
Provenance: Incitatus Coins (Vcoins), September 2007
Ref: RCV (2002) 5666; RIC III 157
BW Ref: 011 034 115
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