RPC I, 2007

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2007
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Apamea
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) G. Julius Caesar (Divus)
Person (rev.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate C Cassius (duovir)
Dating 27 BC
Obverse inscription DIVOS IVLIVS[ ] C CASSIVS C F IIVIR C I C F C
Obverse design diademed head of Caesar, r.
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS DIVI F COS VII IMP C DI F S C C RVF
Reverse design laureate head of Augustus, r.
Metal Bronze
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 8.87 g
Axis 12
Reference Rec 80 corr. (Sinope), FITA 255 (1)
Specimens 8 (5 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same obv. die.
Note The new specimen 5 gives the exact and complete reading of the reverse legend.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 762 Wa 197 = FITA, pl. VIII, 15
2     P: 763
3     L: G 1260
4     B: I-B MG 231, no. 15: Sinope
5     P: 2013/489 CNG EA 310, 4 Sept. 2013, lot 217
6     Naumann 81, 1 Sept. 2019, lot 267
7     ✸ Naumann 53, 7 May 2017, lot 410 = Roma E-Sale 52, 10 Jan. 2019, lot 495
8     Freiburg: 14040