RPC I, 2273

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2273
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Roman Republic
Magistrate L. Pontius (duovir) ; Q. Lucretius (duovir)
Dating c. 45 BC(?)
Obverse inscription C G I L
Obverse design head of Janus
Reverse inscription Q LVCRET L PONT IIVIR COL DED PR
Reverse design prow, r.
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 3.99 g
Axis 11, 12
Reference FITA 246 (5)
Specimens 8 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 2272/1–2.
Note MG 252, no. 126, also cites a specimen of 2271 or 2272 with the countermark cornucopia between C C in Mu (not found).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1866,1201.4307 NC 1921, 7, no. 6
2     RW
3     Tom Vossen VCoins
4     ✸ A. McCabe coll. = CNG EA 364, 2 Dec. 2015, lot 280
5     RBW = CNG EA 246, 15 Dec. 2010, lot 211
6     P: 2013/492
7     Savoca Numismatik 17th online live-auction, 30 July 2017, lot 421
8     FAC RP96982