RPC I, 1559

 

Image of specimen #54

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1559
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 ΘΕΣΣΑΛΟΝΙΚΕΩΝ
Reverse design in three lines below star; within wreath
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 4.83 g
Axis 9, 12
Reference Touratsoglou, Augustus 91–125 (c. 17 BC)
Specimens 56
Note Qualitative metal analysis on: BMC 71.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1298
2     L BMC 72
3     L: 1905,0605.5
4 –51     see Touratsoglou
52     Turin: Fabretti 2388
53     JPR 6303
54     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 216, 15 Oct. 2013, lot 2712
55     CGT coll.
56     CGT coll.