Coin Catalogue

Crispina ? – 183 A.D.

The wife of Commodus, upon discovering Crispina had been unfaithful to him he had her exiled to an island and executed some time afterwards.




AU Aureus


RIC 285 (Commodus), BMC 43 (Commodus), C 39 Aureus Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: PVDICITIA – Pudicitia standing left, pulling veil.




RIC 287 (Commodus), C 39 Aureus Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSFELIX – Venus seated left, holding Victory and scepter; dove under chair. $13,000 1/16/02.





AR Denarius


RIC 276 (Commodus), C 1 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CERES – Ceres standing left, holding grain ears and torch.




RIC 278 (Commodus), BMC 36, S 5996, C 5 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia standing left, holding patera and cornucopia. 180-182 (Rome). $58 12/15/02.




RIC 279 (Commodus), S 5997, C 8 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Hands, in handshake. 178-180 (Rome). $71 3/6/03.




RIC 281 (Commodus), BMC 31 (Commodus), C 15 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: DISGENITALIBVS – Altar. 180-183 (Rome). $646 2/18/02.




RIC 282 (Commodus), S 6000 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: HILARITAS – Hilaritas standing left, holding palm and cornucopia. 180-182 (Rome).




RIC 283 (Commodus), C 21 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNO – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; peacock to left.




RIC 286a (Commodus), BMC 44, S 6002, C 35 Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVS – Venus standing, facing, holding apple and pulling dress from shoulder. 180-182 (Rome). $65 9/30/03.




RIC 289v (Commodus) Denarius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: VENVSFELIX – Venus seated left, holding Minerva and scepter. [RIC lists similar but without scepter]. 180-182 (Rome). $65 5/21/03.





AE Sestertius


RIC 665 (Commodus), BMC 407, C 6 Sestertius Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: CONCORDIA – Concordia seated left, holding patera and cornucopia. 180-183 (Rome). $3,058 2/18/02.




RIC 669 (Commodus), BMC 417, C 27 As Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: LAETITIA – Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder on globe.




RIC 672 (Commodus), C 32 Sestertius Obv: CRISPINAAVGIMPCOMMODIAVG – Draped bust right.
Rev: SALVS – Salus seated left, feeding snake on altar.





AE As


RIC 680 (Commodus) As Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: IVNOLVCINA – Juno standing left, holding patera and scepter; S C across fields.




RIC 683 (Commodus), C 28 As Obv: CRISPINAAVGVSTA – Draped bust right.
Rev: LAETITIA – Laetitia standing left, holding wreath and rudder on globe.



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