RPC I, 1775

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 1775
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Byzantium
Reign Roman Republic
Person (obv.) Rhoemetalces (king)
Person (rev.) Augustus
Issue Reign of Rhoemetalces
Dating c. 10 BC
Obverse inscription ΒΑ ΡΟΙΜΗΤΑΛ (monogram)
Obverse design diademed head of Rhoemetalces, r.;
Reverse inscription ΒΥΖΑΝΤΙΑ, ΚΑΙΣΑΡ (monogram to r.)
Reverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.57 g
Axis 12
Reference Sch 1302–5, Youroukova 169, Walker 56
Specimens 11
Note AR 95.5%, at least three obv. dies

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1910,0702.1
2     B: 18211381 see Sch
3     see Sch
4     see Sch
5     see Sch
6     Sofia
7     Nova Zagora ex Sadievo hoard = Youroukova, pl. XXII. 196
8     Kagan coll.
9     Nomos obolos 9, 25 Mar. 2018, lot 137
10     CGT Coll.
11     ✸ Roma Numismatics XXI, 24-25 Mar. 2021, lot 142