RPC I, 2243

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2243
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Obverse inscription Ϲ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r., in wreath
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙ
Reverse design three ears of corn
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 2.73 g
Axis 12
Specimens 10
Note The letter Ϲ on the obv. has only recently (2021) been recognised. Presumably it stands for sebastos.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1919,0417.109 (Hasluck)
2     P: 295 Wa 723
3     ✸ B: 18241672, I-B
4     B: 18241674, 1847/7930
5     C: 243/1948 (Grant) SNG 4156
6     V: GR 16139
7     CGT coll.
8     CGT coll.
9     Aquila Numismatics 1, 1st Apr. 2022, lot 490
10     N&N LONDON Green II, 3 Oct. 2022, lot 213