RPC I, 3024

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3024
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Magistrate Menecles Philopatris (without title)
Issue Group I (Ε, Σ, Ω)
Obverse inscription ΓΑΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Caligula, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΑΔΕΛΦΕΩΝ ΜΕΝΕΚΛΗΣ ΦΙΛΟΠΑΤΡΙΣ
Reverse design laureate busts of the Dioscuri, jugate, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 4.02 g
Axis 12
Specimens 11
Note The name Menekrates can now be read clearly.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     B: I-B LS 116, 10 = Trillmich, Taf. 14.14
2     Mu: 17
3     Cop SNG 369
4     A see LS 116
5     Giessener Münzhandlung 82, 29 Apr. 1997, lot 199
6     Jacquier Katalog 35, Sommer 2007, lot 311
7     G. Boersema Ancient Coins, accessed by www. vcoins.com
8     G: 284
9     Naumann 78, 2 June 2019, lot 528
10     CNG EA 432, 14 Nov. 2018, lot 173
11     ✸ Hirsch 338, 9 May 2018, lot 536