RPC I, 2076

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2076
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Magistrate L. Mindius Balbus (proconsul)
Dating c. 48/9
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟΣ ΠΑΤΗΡ ΠΑΤΡΙΔΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΜΙΝΔΙΟΥ ΒΑΛΒΟΥ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ ΝΚΟ
Reverse design inscription in wreath
Metal Brass
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.57 g
Axis 6
Reference Rec 14
Specimens 3
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 6
2     B: Löbb Rec, pl. LXXXIX.1
3     ✸ Lanz 153, 12 Dec. 2011, lot 394