RPC I, 2206

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2206
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Cistophoric mint
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Sutherland group III–IV (Pergamum?)
Dating 27–26 BC
Obverse inscription IMP·CAESAR
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, l.; before, lituus
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS
Reverse design bunch of six ears of corn
Metal Silver
Average weight 11.55 g
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group IIIγ, nos 99–105, RIC 491
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.491
Specimens 7
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 8 coins, 0.5 obv. die. The obv. die is shared with 2205 (sphinx).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 700 = Sutherland 103
2 –6     see Sutherland
7     ✸ Künker 133, 11 Oct. 2007, lot 8537 (ex MM List 221, 1962, lot 28) = Sutherland 104