RPC I, 3028

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3028
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Caligula
Person (obv.) Caligula (Augustus)
Magistrate Kleandros (philokaisar)
Issue Group II (Ɛ,Ϲ,W)
Obverse inscription ΓΑΙΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Caligula, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΙΛΟΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΦΙΛΑΔƐΛΦƐWΝ ΚΛƐΑΝΔΡΟϹ
Reverse design capricorn with cornucopia, l.; to l., monogram including ΠΑΕ (?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 5.10 g
Axis 12
Reference LS 118, no. 18
Specimens 10
Note The significance of the monogram (a name? a title?) is not clear. Die-linked to Attalikos, Moschion and Antiochos.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 961 Wa 5136
2     B: I-B LS 18 with Taf. V.9
3     Spink stock (1985)
4     I-B = GM 196, no. 606, misread
5     CNG MBS 64, 24 Sept. 2003, lot 605
6     Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 20, 3 Aug. 2014, lot 440
7     CNG EA 403, 9 Aug. 2017, lot 382
8     CGT coll.
9     ✸ Lanz 138, 26 Nov. 2007, lot 562
10     Biga Auction 1, 8 Nov. 2020, lot 241