RPC I, 2214

 

Image of specimen #91

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2214
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Cistophoric mint
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Sutherland groups V–VI (Ephesus)
Dating c. 25–20 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 11.49 g
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group V–VIβ, RIC 478, 481
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.478
http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.481
Specimens 92
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 90 coins, 59.5 obv. dies. One die shared with 2213 (capricorn) and 2215 (altar); six other dies shared with 2215 (altar). Countermark: IMP VES AVG (GIC 840: Brussels (SM 1963, 1)).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 697
2     B: 18213467
3     B: 18213474
4 –90     see Sutherland
91     ✸ Münzenhandlung Harald Möller 72, 1 Nov. 2018, lot 58
92     Freiburg: 00537