RPC I, 2247

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2247
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Uncertain
Obverse inscription ΝƐΟΥ ΘƐΟΥ
Obverse design bare head, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΥΖΙ
Reverse design capricorn, r., with head turned back; all in wreath
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 2.20 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference FITA 358
Specimens 10
Die-links 3–4: same obv. die.
Note For the problems of the identity of the emperor (possibly Claudius), see introduction.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.1554 vA 1259, ex Cahn 60, 1928, 1377
2     B: 18241676, Fox FITA, pl. XI.23
3     P: 294
4     NY: 1944.100.42820
5     C: Leake
6     Righetti
7     Kölner Münzkabinett 102, 5–6 Dec. 2014, lot 151
8     M&M GmbH 15, 21 Oct. 2004, lot 496
9     ✸ Peus 380, 3 Nov. 2004, lot 718
10     CGT coll.