RPC I, 2207


Image of specimen #8


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2207
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, right; before, lituus
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS
Reverse design sphinx seated, right
Metal silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group IIIα, RIC 487
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.487
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 8 coins, 3.3 obv. dies. One obv. die shared with 2208 (capricorn) and with 2209 (ears of corn).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L BMC 701
2 2 –7     see Sutherland
8 8     ✸ B: 18202449