RPC I, 2215


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2215
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 garlanded altar with two hinds
Metal Silver
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 11.84 g
Axis 12
Reference Sutherland group V–VIγ, RIC 479, 482
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.479
Specimens 123
Note Fineness: 88.5% (Walker, Metrology I, 365–80). 123 coins, 72.5 obv. dies. Three dies shared with 2213 (capricorn); six other dies shared with 2214 (ears of corn). Countermark: IMP VES AVG (GIC 840: Sutherland, no. 389a).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 694
2     L BMC 695
3     B: 18216232
4     ✸ B: 18213483
5 –123     see Sutherland