RPC I, 1617

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1617
Province Macedonia
Region Macedonia
City Koinon of Macedonia
Reign Vitellius
Person (obv.) Vitellius (Augustus)
Obverse inscription ΑΥ ΟΥΙΤΕΛΛΙΟϹ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟϹ ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Vitellius, l.
Reverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΜΑΚΕΔΟΝΩΝ
Reverse design Macedonian shield
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 7.77 g
Axis 6
Reference AMNG 244
Specimens 4
Note The obv. legend was read as ΑΥ ΟΥΙΤΕΛΛΙΟϹ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟϹ ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ, but AY cannot be read. On specimen 4 the legend seems to start with A only.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: 18247718, Fox Kat 8
2     B: 18247715, Löbb
3     Mu: 63 ex Cousinèry
4     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 204, 5 Mar. 2012, lot 1725 = Gorny & Mosch 126, 14 Oct. 2003, lot 1759