RPC I, 2248

 

Image of specimen #13

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2248
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cyzicus
Region Mysia
City Cyzicus
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Britannicus (Caesar)
Person (rev.) Claudia Antonia ; Octavia
Obverse inscription ΝƐΟϹ ΓƐΡΜΑΝΙΚΟϹ, Κ Υ
Obverse design bare head of Britannicus, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΝ ΟΚΤΑ(?)
Reverse design draped busts of Antonia and Octavia, facing each other
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 13 mm
Average weight 1.65 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference Imhoof-Blumer, NZ 1915, 91, no. 11
Specimens 14
Die-links 5–6: same rev. die.
Note The Ν of ΝƐΟϹ is always retrograde.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1919,0417.112 (Hasluck)
2     L: 1919,0417.113 (Hasluck)
3     O: Hasluck
4     P
5     Sternberg XVI (1985) lot 258
6     Numismatic Circular, July-Aug. 1980, no. 6193
7     I-B = RSN 1913, 32, no. 86: 'Drusus from Cyme'
8     JSW
9     Kovacs coll.
10     CNG MBS 64, 24 Sept. 2003, lot 594
11     Savoca EA 28 Silver, 16 Dec. 2018, lot 241
12     Naumann 73, 6 Jan. 2019, lot 300
13     ✸ D. Kimel coll.
14     CGT coll. = Pecunem 35, 6 Sept. 2015, lot 406