RPC I, 487

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 487
Province Uncertain
Region Hispania
City Cnaeus and Sextus Pompey's bronze mint(s)
Reign Roman Republic
Magistrate Eppius (legate) ; Magnus Pius (Imperator f)
Dating 45–44 BC
Obverse inscription MAGNVS, PIVS IMP F
Obverse design laureate head of Janus; in centre, altar
Reverse inscription EPPIVS, LEG
Reverse design prow, r.
Metal Leaded bronze
Average weight 16.80 g
Reference NZ 1909, p. 72, 3, RRC 478–1
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/crro/id/rrc-478.1a
http://numismatics.org/crro/id/rrc-478.1b
Specimens 41
Note See now R. Martini, Monetazione bronzea romana tardo-repubblicana. II. Sextus Pompeius. Le emissioni hispaniche del tipo CN. MAG, le serie di Eppius e gli ‘assi’ siciliani, Glaux. Serie speciale I (Milan, 1995): 17.03 g (62): 87 coins, 18 obv. dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Ailly 9292
2 –38     see Bahrfeldt 73, 1–10, 12–38
39     Princeton
40     Sternberg VIII/1978, lot 427
41     Crédit Suisse 4/1985, lot 396