RPC I, 151

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 151
Province Tarraconensis
Region Hispania
City Carthago Nova
Reign Roman Republic
Dating about the middle and second half of the first century BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Athena, r.
Reverse inscription C V I N
Reverse design statue l., upon pedestal
Metal Æ
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 6.48 g
Reference Vives 130–1, FITA VII–26, Beltrán 6, GMI 162, NAH 913
Specimens 65
Note See now M. del Mar Llorens Forcada, La Ciudad de Carthago Nova: las emisiones romanas (Murcia, 1994); J. M. Abascal, Mastia 1, 2002, pp. 21-44, who proposes to move RPC 151 just before 174, in the reign of Tiberius, and who argues that the city was promoted to the rank of colony by Pompey in ca. 54 BC.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B
2     B: Fox
3     B: 17114
4     B: Bohl
5     B: Löbb
6     Bologna: 214
7     Calicó 6/1979, 322
8     Calicó 6/1979, 323
9     Cop SNG 485
10     Mu: 62
11     Mu: 63
12     O
13     O
14     ✸ P: 1558
15     P: 1559
16     P: Delepierre
17     Vat: 315
18     Vat: 316
19     C
20     C
21     Calicó 11/1978, 226
22     Calicó 11/1978, 227
23     Calicó 11/1978, 228
24     Calicó 11/1978, 229
25     L: 1168
26     L: 1169
27     L: 1170
28     L: 1171 FITA, p. VII–26
29     Elx
30     Madrid: 8739
31     Madrid: 8740
32     Madrid: 8741
33     Madrid: 8742
34     Madrid: 8743
35     Madrid: 8744
36     Madrid: 8745
37     Madrid: 8746
38     Madrid: 8748
39     Madrid: 8749
40     Madrid: 8750
41     Madrid: 8751
42     Madrid: 8752
43     Madrid: 8753
44     Madrid: 8755
45     Madrid: 8756
46     Madrid: 8757
47     Madrid: 8770
48     Madrid: 8776
49     Madrid: 8777
50     Madrid: 8783
51     Madrid: 8786
52     Ba: 4700
53     Ba: 33974
54     G: Uncertain of Spain 4
55     NY: 69222 (Anderson)
56     NY: HSA 7799
57     NY: HSA 7800
58     NY: 23693
59     NY: 23694
60     NY: without number
61     NY: without number
62     NY: without number
63     NY: Newell
64     NY: Newell
65     IVDJ Vives 130–1