RPC I, 2340

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2340
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Lesbus
City Methymna
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Agrippina the Elder
Obverse inscription Γ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Caligula, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΓΡΙΠΠΙΝΑ ΘΕΑ ΜΑΘΥΜΝΑ(ΙΟΙ)
Reverse design draped bust of Agrippina I, r.
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.71 g
Reference Franke 6 ('Germanicus')
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 38 ('Germanicus and Agrippina')
2     B: Mytilene (Dannenberg) W. Trillmich, Familienpropaganda der Kaiser Caligula und Claudius, 115 and Taf. 13.20