RPC I, 2211


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2211
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, r.
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS
Reverse design capricorn, r., with cornucopia; all in laurel wreath
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.60 g
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group IVβ, RIC 493
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.493
Specimens 16
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 15 coins, 3.3 obv. dies. One obv. die shared with 2210 (sphinx) and 2212 (ears of corn).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     vA 6568
2     ✸ B: 18213440
3 –15     see Sutherland
16     H. Ihl coll.