RPC I, 2043

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2043
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicaea
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Magistrate L Mindius Balbus (proconsul)
Dating c. 48-9
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, l.
Reverse inscription Λ ΜΙΝΔΙΟΣ ΒΑΛΒΟΣ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟϹ and ΝΕΙΚΑΙΑ
Reverse design in wreath
Metal Brass
Average diameter 35 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Rec 23 = Rec Nicomedia 15 corr.
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 2–3: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.1320 vA 7011
2     P: 785 Wa 388 = Rec, pl. LXV.20
3     B: Löbb. Rec, pl. LXXXIX.2
4     Leu 42 (1987) lot 274
5     Dresden: AAC 3218
6     Gorny & Mosch 253, 5 Mar. 2018, lot 320
7     ✸ F. Vink coll. (ex CNG FPL 26, Summer 2001, 75)