RPC I, 1142

 

Image of specimen #23

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1142
Province Achaea
Region Corinthia
City Corinth
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Germanicus (Caesar)
Magistrate C Heius Pollio (duovir) ; C Mussius Priscus (duovir)
Dating AD 4-5
Obverse inscription GERMANICVS CAESAR (COR)
Obverse design bare head of Germanicus, r.
Reverse inscription C MVSSIO PRISCO IIVIR C HEIO POLLIONE ITER (or C HEIO POLLIONE ITER C MVSSIO PRISCO IIVIR)
Reverse design in wreath of parsley
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 6.72 g
Axis 5, 12
Reference BMC 512, Amandry XIIIa2, a3, a4, c3, d4, e3, f5 and g5, pp. 153–6
Specimens 23 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B
2 –21     see Amandry, 153–6
22     Münster: M 850
23     ✸ CNG EA 195, 10 Sept. 2008, lot 123 (ex Lanz 105, BCD Coll., 26 Nov. 2001, lot 355)