RPC I, 4535

 

Image of specimen #12

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 4535
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Berytus
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate P. Quinctilius Varus (legatus Augusti pro praetore)
Dating 6/4 BC
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR AVGVSTV(S)
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription P QVINCT(I)L(L)(L)VS V(V)RVS
Reverse design two aquilae between two standards
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.22 g
Axis 12
Reference Rouvier 493, BMC 55
Specimens 25 (17 in the core collections)
Note The obv. legend is sometimes partially retrograde (e.g., 6, 19). Varus was governor, 6–4 BC.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY
2     NY
3     NY
4     NY
5     NY
6     L BMC 55
7     L BMC 56
8     P: Seyrig
9     P: s.N.
10     P: Chandon 721
11     B: I-B
12     ✸ B: 18205064, Rauch
13     B: Cassell
14     V: 430
15     V: 594
16     V: 595
17     Beirut-AUB Baramki 35
18     Beirut-AUB Baramki 36
19     JSW
20     Rouvier
21     Rouvier
22     Rouvier
23     PV
24     L: 1995,0605.105 ex Thackray
25     Leeds-UL: 1258