Docimeion Cybele




Province Phrygia
City Docimeium
Size (mm) 30
Weight (g) 13.01
Die Axis 0
Tariff -
Governor -
Ob. Leg. M OΠEΛ ANTΩNEI ΔIAΔOVMENIANOC K
Ob. Desc. Bare headed, draped and cuirassed bust right
Meaning Marcus Opellius Antoninus Diadumenianus Caesar
Rev. Leg. MAKE-ΔON-ΩN ΔOKIME/ΩN
Rev. Desc. Cybele riding lion, side-saddle, right, holding drum in left hand and sceptre in right hand
Meaning Descendants of the Macedonians, (Coin) of the people of Docimeium honouring Cybele, the great mother god
References; Collection; SGN Cop - , BMC -; Von Auk - ; Lindgren - ; cf. Imhoof-Blumer, KM p. 224, 9; cf. Winterthur 4086
Notes: BMC 25 (L. Verus) and BMC 26 (Caracalla) have a similar reverse (Phrygia p. 192); obverse PE, NE, ME are ligate and reverse ME is ligate