RPC I, 2381B (forgery)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2381B (forgery)
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Lydia
City Thyatira
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Britannicus (Caesar)
Dating AD 50/4
Obverse inscription ΒΡΕΤΑΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Britannicus, right
Reverse inscription ΘΥΑΤΕΙΡΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design double axe
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note F. Imhoof-Blumer, 'Britannicus auf Münzen', NZ 48 (1915), pp. 85-93, at p. 92, no. 25, cited the d'Ennery coin from Mionnet.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ GRPCL Thyateira 138 , from wildwinds ('Jean Elsen & ses Fils, Dec. 2008') = Mionnet IV 890; Imhoof, "Britannicus auf Münzen", 25.
2 2     Catalogue des médailles antiques et modernes ... du cabinet de M. D'Ennery (Paris, 1788), p. 584, no. 4023 = M. 4.156.890