RPC I, 2455


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2455
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Lydia
City Magnesia ad Sipylum
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Agrippina I ; Germanicus
Obverse inscription ΓΑΙΟΝ ΚΑΙϹΑΡΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟΝ
Obverse design radiate head of Caligula, right
Reverse inscription ΜΑΓΝΗΤΩΝ ΑΠΟ ϹΙΠΥΛΟΥ, ΓΕΡΜ ΑΓΡΙΠ (in field)
Reverse design Agrippina and Germanicus: Germanicus stands facing, wearing a toga capite velato and holding a patera; behind him stands Agrippina as Demeter, holding out ears of corn and a sceptre
Metal brass
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference BMC 51, Cop 257
Specimens 5 (4 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P: 658
2 2     L BMC 51
3 3     Cop SNG 257
4 4     B: 709/1901
5 5     CGT coll.