RPC I, 1557

 

Image of specimen #28

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1557
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Thessalonica
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Bare-headed portrait
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝ(Ε)ΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design in two lines within wreath
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 21 mm
Average weight 8.22 g
Axis 12
Reference Touratsoglou, Augustus 57–77 (c. 27 BC and later)
Specimens 29

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1958,0304.97
2     L BMC 70
3 –26     L see Touratsoglou
27     Turin: Fabretti 2389
28     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 216, 15 Oct. 2013, lot 2711 (ex GHorny and Mosch 212, 5 Mar. 2013, lot 2385)
29     CGT Coll.