RPC I, 3020

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3020
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaios Ioulios Diodotos (without title)
Issue Group I (Ε, Σ, Ω)
Obverse inscription ΓΑΙΟΣ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Caligula, r.; (to l., star)
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ ΓΑΙΟΣ ΙΟΥΛΙΟΣ ΔΙΟΔΟΤΟϹ
Reverse design laureate busts of the Dioscuri, jugate, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.19 g
Axis 1, 12
Specimens 10
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.
Note See now A. Geissen, ‘Gaios Iulios Diodotos aus Philadelphia in Lydien (Zu dem Beamtennamen RPC I 3020)’, Annotazioni Numismaτiche 39 (2000), pp. 903-5.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 969 Wa 5137
2     V: (Tralles) 19670
3     Private coll.
4     Lanz 150, 13 Dec. 2010, lot 220
5     Saint Paul Antiques 3, 8 Apr. 2017, lot 176
6     Naumann 62, 4 Feb. 2018, lot 514
7     Zeus Numismatics 3, 11 Jan. 2020, lot 386
8     Naumann 78, 2 June 2019, lot 525
9     Naumann 46, 11 Sept. 2016, lot 386
10     ✸ Nomos obolos 16, 11 Oct. 2020, lot 998