RPC I, 2212


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2212
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 bunch of six ears of corn
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 11.94 g
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group IVγ, RIC 494
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.494
Specimens 22
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 22 coins, 8.83 obv. dies. One die shared with 2210 (sphinx) and 2211 (capricorn); a second die shared with 2210 (sphinx).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 699
2     ✸ B: 18213465
3     B: 18213459
4 –22     see Sutherland