RPC I, 2527A

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2527A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Hypaepa
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate Charixenos Menandrou (without title)
Issue First group
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑ[ ]
Obverse design laureate head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΥΠΑΙΠΗΝΩΝ ΧΑΡΙΞΕΝΟΣ ΜΕΝΑΝΔΡΟ/Υ
Reverse design facing cult statue of Artemis Anaïtis
Metal Æ
Average diameter 14 mm
Average weight 3.71 g
Axis 12
Specimens 1
Note This coin is very well preserved and the legend is absolutely clear. The reverse type was only known for the second group (RPC 2530, 2532, 2534). The magistrate name confirms the reading of RPC 2527.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Hoyland coll.