RPC I, 1468

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1468
Province Achaea
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain mint of Achaea
Reign Roman Republic
Person (obv.) Mark Antony (Imperator) ; Octavia
Magistrate M Oppius Capito (without title)
Issue Mark Antony's 'fleet coinage', light series
Obverse inscription M ANT IMP TERT COS DESIG ITER ET TER III VIR R P C
Obverse design bare head of Antony, l., facing r.; and bust of Octavia, r., facing l.
Reverse inscription M OPPIVS CAPITO PRO PR PRAEF CLASS F C, HS (left), Δ (below)
Reverse design a quadriga of hippocamps to r., surmounted by two drivers (Antony and Octavia?); square objects (astragalus?)
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.82 g
Axis 7
Reference RSN 1987, 106, A
Specimens 12

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ NY: 2008.24.3 P. Villemur coll. = CNG Triton XI, 8 Jan. 2008, lot 451
2 –12     see RSN 1987, A 1–8, 10–12