RPC I, 2039

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2039
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Britannicus (Caesar)
Magistrate C. Cadius Rufus (proconsul)
Dating c. 47-8
Obverse inscription [ΒΡΙΤΑΝΝ]ΙΚΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΣΤΟ[Υ ΥΙΟΣ]
Obverse design bare head of Britannicus, l.
Reverse inscription Γ ΚΑΔΙΟΣ ΡΟΥΦΟΣ ΑΝΘ[ΥΠΑΤΟΣ], Ν[ΕΙΚΑΙΕΩΝ]
Reverse design side view of building
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.60 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     C: Leake SNG 4110
2     ✸ Gorny & Mosch 170, 13 Oct. 2008, lot 1751