RPC I, 1113


Image of specimen #12


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1113
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Laconia
City Sparta
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Magistrate Laco (without title)
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛ(ΑΥ)(ΔΙΟΣ) ΣΕΒ(ΑΣΤΟΣ)
Obverse design bare head of Claudius, r. or l.
Reverse inscription Λ Α, ΕΠΙ ΛΑΚWΝΟΣ
Reverse design statue of Apollo Carneius
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 11.80 g
Axis 6, 9
Reference Grunauer group XXXV
Specimens 13
Note The letter forms Ϲ and Ω also occur. The low representation of these coins in public collections is explained by the fact that most specimens come from a single recent hoard (see Grunauer, p. 80)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     BCD = CNG MBS 81, 20 May 2009, lot 2849
2     BCD
3 –11     see Grunauer
12     ✸ CNG MBS 81, 20 May 2009, lot 2849
13     CNG MBS 81, 20 May 2009, lot 2850