RPC I, 2228


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2228
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain Asian mint of CA coinage
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Issue Class 1
Dating about 27 BC
Obverse inscription IMP CAISAR
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, right
Reverse inscription AVGVSTVS
Reverse design inscription in two lines in rostral wreath
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 36 mm
Axis 1, 12
Reference RIC 484 corr., Howgego 1b: sestertius
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.1(2).aug.484
Specimens 2 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 2229/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 962 Howgego, pl. 1.4
2 2     B: 18213802, 18213802 Howgego, pl. 1.2