RPC I, 1789


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 1789
Province Thrace
Region Thrace
City Mesambria
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Person (rev.) Rhoemetalkes I (king)
Obverse inscription Κ[ΑΙΣΑΡΟΣ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ]
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, right
Reverse inscription ΜΕΣΑΜ[ΒΡΙΑ]ΝΩΝ
Reverse design bare head of Rhoemetalces, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 32 mm
Reference Karayotov 1–2
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Nesebar: N 922
3 3     Sofia: 7367 formerly RPC I, 1713: see Paunov 2018