RPC I, 2044

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2044
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 26 mm
Average weight 9.18 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 22 (laureate)
Specimens 7 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 10
2     P Rec, pl. LXV.19
3     B: I-B
4     Hecht
5     Naumann 84, 1 Dec. 2019, lot 215
6     Themis 8, 18 Oct. 2020, lot 503
7     ✸ N&N London Online Auction 2, 16 Apr. 2022, lot 237