Roman Empire - AR Denarius, Commodus (AD 177-192) - SERAPIDI CONSERV AVG / Serapis standing facing - Silver

Description
Roman Empire - AR Denarius, Commodus (AD 177-192) - SERAPIDI CONSERV AVG / Serapis standing facing - Silver
Very fine

Obv: L AEL AVREL COMM AVG P FEL - Laureate head of Commodus right.

Rev: SERAPIDI CONSERV AVG - Serapis standing facing, head left, holding branch and sceptre.

RIC III 261, RSC II 703, BMCRE IV 359
17,8 mm, g. 2,75

Nice portrait of the Emperor who changed the name to Rome.
Coin dedicated to the non-Roman god Serapis.

Lot details
Metal
Silver
Denomination
AR Denarius,
Year/Period and Variation
Commodus (AD 177-192) - SERAPIDI CONSERV AVG / Serapis standing facing
Condition
Very fine
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