RPC I, 1115

 

Image of specimen #40

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1115
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
Subregion Laconia
City Sparta
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Magistrate Laco (without title)
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ (ΑΥΓ)(ΟΥΣ)
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription Λ Α, ΕΠΙ ΛΑΚΩΝΟΣ
Reverse design caps of the Dioscuri with stars above
Metal Copper
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 10.59 g
Reference Grunauer group XXXVI.2–16, BMC 72, Cop 609
Specimens 40
Note The letter form Ϲ also occurs.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1926,0116.871
2     L BMC 72
3 –37     see Grunauer
38     NY
39     VAuctions 268, 18 Aug. 2011, lot 80
40     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 156, 5 Mar. 2007, lot 1715