RPC I, 3234

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3234
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Amorium
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Issue Augustus?
Obverse inscription ]ϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus (?), r.; before, lituus
Reverse inscription ]ΙΑΝΩΝ
Reverse design eagle with caduceus standing, r., on uncertain object
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.39 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 24
Specimens 2
Note The portrait seems very different from those on all the other coins, perhaps suggesting a very late Augustan date, but the poor preservation of the coin makes its interpretation difficult.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 24
2     ✸ Savoca 94 Blue, 30 Jan. 2021, lot 855