RPC I, 218

 

Image of specimen #19

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 218
Province Tarraconensis
Region Hispania
City Tarraco
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Augustus (Divus)
Dating Divus Augustus, after AD 15
Obverse inscription DIVVS AVGVSTVS PATER
Obverse design radiate head of Augustus, l.
Reverse inscription C V T T
Reverse design altar with palm
Metal Brass
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 23.49 g
Reference Vives 170–1, GMI 410, Villaronga 10, NAH 1048
Specimens 20
Note Forgeries: 1. B Löbb, 24,16; 2–3. Ba 4617, 9799. Metal analysis on coin L 239: Cu 75.00; Pb 0.400; Sn 0.220; Ag 0.040; Fe 0.190; Sb 0.130; Ni 0.010; Bi 0.003; Zn 22.07.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Bologna: 311
2     N: 214
3     P: 180
4     P: 181
5     O
6     O
7     Rome: 215
8     V: 235
9 –15     Villaronga 10
16     Madrid: 12749
17     Madrid: 12750
18     Madrid: 12751
19     ✸ IVDJ Vives 170–1
20     Numismatica Ars Classica 29–30/3/1989, 529