RPC I, 2078

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2078
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
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, l.; before, lituus
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΜΙΝΔΙΟΥ ΒΑΛΒΟΥ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΥ, ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΕΩΣ ΝΚΟ
Reverse design thunderbolt
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.07 g
Reference Rec 17
Specimens 2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 1265
2     B: Rauch Rec, pl. LXXXIX.4