RPC I, 129

 

Image of specimen #42

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 129
Province Baetica
Region Hispania
City Patricia
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Obverse inscription PERM CAES AVG
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, l.
Reverse inscription COLONIA PATRICIA
Reverse design inscription within oak wreath
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.80 g
Axis 6
Reference Vives 165–3, Chaves 139–478, 658, GMI 954, NAH 1003
Specimens 391
Note Metal analysis on coin L 1537 (= Chaves 166): Cu 85.50; Pb I0.25; Sn 2.26; Ag 0.110; Fe 0.020; Sb 0.700; Ni 0.020; As 0.520; Bi 0.021. On coin L 1538 (= Chaves 167): Cu 82.50; Pb 9.20; Sn 2.30; Ag 0.160; Fe 0.010; Sb 0.750; Ni 0.430; As 1.56; Bi 0.010. For more metal analyses, see Chaves, Numisma 150-5, 1978, 337-43.Countermarks: Monogram (cmk 79), see Chaves 168, 171 (twice), 187, 199-201, 256, 276, 303, 305–7, 359, 363, 367, 372, 375, 378, 386, 402, 419-21, 437, 469, 472-3, it is difficult in some cases to distinguish between cmk 79 and 44. NCAPR (cmk 57), see Chaves 412, 417.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Aarhus: 17
2     ANE 3–4/12/1985, 52
3     Bologna: 351
4     Bologna: 352
5     Bologna: 353
6     Bologna: 354
7     Bologna: 355
8     Bologna: 356
9     Bologna: 357
10     Bologna: 358
11     Bologna: 359
12     Bologna: 360
13     Bologna: 361
14     Bologna: 362
15     Bologna: 363
16     Bologna: 364
17     Bologna: 365
18     Florence: 74
19     Klag 42
20     Milan: 263
21     Milan: 264
22     Milan: 265
23     Milan: 266
24     P: 985
25     P: S de R
26     Rome: 235
27     Rome: 236
28     Tübingen: 93
29     Tübingen: 94
30     V: 298
31     V: 299
32     V: 300
33     V: 301
34     V: 302
35     Vat: 529
36     Vat: 530
37     Vat: 531
38     Vat: 532
39     Vat: 533
40     N: 240
41     N: 241
42     ✸ Madrid: Sastre 4810 Chaves 309
43 –382     Chaves 139–308, 310–478 and 658
383     Warsaw: 216767
384     Boulogne-sur-Mer
385     Ba: 45208
386     Cores coll.
387     Martí Hervera & Soler y Llach 28 Jan. 2010, lot 82
388     NY: HAS 12098
389     Cores coll. 4261
390     Cores coll. 4262
391     Freiburg: 11285