RPC I, 2807

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2807
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Alabanda
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Person (rev.) Livia (Augusta)
Issue Augustus?
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Augustus (?), r.
Reverse inscription ΑΛΑΒΑΝΔΕΩΝ
Reverse design female head, r. (of Livia?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 15 mm
Average weight 3.38 g
Axis 12
Specimens 1
Note The identifications of the heads are very uncertain; it is hard to believe that the extremely youthful-looking portrait on the obv. could be later than the reign of Augustus, while the rev. head has an Augustan-period hairstyle.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ B: 730/1899