RPC I, 451C

 

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Coin type
Volume I
Number 451C
Province Tarraconensis
Region Hispania
City Calagurris
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate C Balbus (praefectus duovir) ; L Porcius (praefectus duovir)
Issue Hybrid (obv. Calagurris; rev. Lepida)
Dating ca. 20s BC.
Obverse inscription MV CAL IVL
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription C BALBO L PORCIO
Reverse design bull, r.
Metal Æ
Specimens 1
Note Balbus and Porcius were PR IIVIR in Lepida (see RPC 262), but on this coin the magistracy is not stated, because on the original issue their magistracy was mentioned on the obv.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ S. Vela coll. = P. P. Ripollès and M. M. Llorens, Arse-Saguntum: Historia monetaria de la ciudad y su territorio, Sagunto, 2002, p. 259, no. 145)