RPC I, 3018

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3018
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Magistrate Melanthos (priest of Germanicus)
Issue Group I (Ε, Σ, Ω)
Obverse inscription ΓΑΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Caligula, r.; to l., star
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ ΜΕΛΑΝΘΟΣ ΙΕΡΕΥΣ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟΥ
Reverse design laureate busts of the Dioscuri, jugate, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.99 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 52
Specimens 5

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 52 = LS 117, no. 4 = Trillmich, Taf. 14.12
2     V: GR 28713
3     vA 3071
4     ✸ Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 34, 2 Aug. 2015, lot 694
5     Nomos obolos 4, 21 Feb. 2016, lot 552