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 (legate)
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
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