RPC I, 397A

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 397A
Province Tarraconensis
Region Hispania
City Bilbilis
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate G Manl Sera[ ] (duovir) ; Manl Bucco (duovir)
Obverse inscription TI CAESAR DIVI AVGVSTI F AVGVSTVS
Obverse design laureate head of Tiberius, r.
Reverse inscription MVN AVGVSTA BILBILIS G MANL SERANO MANL BVCCO II VIR
Reverse design laurel wreath containing II VIR
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 10.16 g
Axis 12
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note As proposed by A.M. Faria, R. P. Arq. 9.2, 2006, 225, the reading MANL is more suitable for the nomina of both magistrates than MAL, because the sloping position of the vertical stroke of letter L, whose lower part is in contact with the lower right stroke of A.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     IVDJ Kalathos 7–8, 1987–8, p. 115)
2     ✸ Cores coll. 4850