RPC I, 2273

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2273
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Lampsacus
Reign Roman Republic
Magistrate Lucius Pontius (duovir) ; Quintus Lucretius (duovir)
Dating c. 45 BC(?)
Obverse inscription C G I L
Obverse design head of Janus
Reverse inscription Q LVCRETI L PONTI IIVIR COL DED PR
Reverse design prow, right
Metal leaded bronze
Average diameter 17 mm
Axis 11, 12
Reference FITA 246 (5)
Specimens 12 (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 Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1866,1201.4307 NC 1921, 7, no. 6
2 2     RW
3 3     Tom Vossen VCoins
4 4     A. McCabe coll. = CNG EA 364, 2 Dec. 2015, lot 280
5 5     RBW = CNG EA 246, 15 Dec. 2010, lot 211
6 6     P: 2013/492
7 7     Savoca Numismatik 17th online live-auction, 30 July 2017, lot 421
8 8     FAC RP96982
9 9     Savoca Coins Black 151st Special Christmas, 18 Dec. 2022, lot 65
10 10     ✸ Leu EA 25, 11 - 14 Mar. 2023, lot 1524
11 11     Josef Neuner coll.
12 12     Savoca Coins Silver 167th Silver, 25 June 2023, lot 190