RPC I, 2398

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2398
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Pergamum
Region Aeolis
City Elaea
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate Mnesitheos (without title)
Obverse inscription ΕΛΑΙΤΩΝ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΜΝΗΣΙΘΕΟΥ
Reverse design poppy between two ears of corn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.29 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference AMC 1260
Specimens 9 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 299 Wa 1324
2     O AMC 1260 corr.
3     V: GR 34778
4     Saint Paul Antiques 15, 2018, lot 247
5     CGT coll. ex G. Rohde
6     CGT coll.
7     Roma Numismatics EA 87, 29 July 2021, lot 487
8     Roma E-Sale 87, 29 July 2021, lot 487
9     Naumann 117, 5 June 2022, lot 5