RPC I, 2073

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2073
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Magistrate C. Cadius Rufus (proconsul)
Dating c. 47/8
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, l.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΓΑΙΟΥ ΚΑΔΙΟΥ ΡΟΥΦΟΥ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ ΠΑΤΡΩΝΟΣ
Reverse design veiled head (wreath of ears of corn?), r., with poppy in front; two monograms
Metal Brass
Average diameter 32 mm
Average weight 16.75 g
Axis 8, 12
Reference Rec 20
Specimens 3
Note Different dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: G 735 Rec, pl. LXXXIX.9
2     London trade (1987)
3     ✸ CNG MBS 69, 8 June 2005, lot 980 = NAC 64, 17 May 2012, lot 2487