RPC I, 1378B


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1378B
Province Achaea
Region Epirus
City Buthrotum
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate Silvius (duovir quinquennalis)
Obverse inscription BVTHROTVM AVGVSTVS
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.; all within wreath
Reverse inscription DOMITIVS [ ] SILVIVS [ ]IN
Reverse design bull butting, r
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.04 g
Axis 4
Specimens 1
Note the names of the duovirs are difficult to decipher. The first might be a Domitius, the second seems to be Silvius as on 1378A. The legend might end with [IIVIR QV]IN.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Roma E-Sale 76, 5 Nov. 2020, lot 596