RPC I, 5112

 

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Coin type
Volume I
Number 5112
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Caligula
Issue Coins probably incorrectly attributed to Caligula
Obverse inscription
Obverse design bird (ibis?), palm (?) in front
Reverse inscription
Reverse design Apis bull, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 2.66 g
Axis 12
Reference Savio, nos 9–9a
Specimens 31
Note See A. Burnett, 'The Alexandrian coinage of Caligula', in D. Gerin, A. Geissen and M. Amandry (eds), Aegyptiaca serta in Soheir Bakhoum memoriam. Mélanges de numismatique, d’iconographie et d’histoire, Collezioni Numismatiche 7 (Milano, 2008), pp. 45-7

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dattari 112 illustrated by Dattari = RIN 1900, 381, no. 113
2     NY
3     NY
4     NY
5     NY
6     NY
7     NY
8     ✸ O: HCR34464 M 5246
9     O: HCR34465 M 5247
10     O: HCR34465 M 5247
11     Mu: 244
12     Mu: 245
13     Mu: 247
14     L
15     L
16     L: 1950,1006.4 BMC 2634
17     L: 1950,1006.2 BMC 2635
18     L
19     L
20     L BMC 2561
21     L BMC 2562
22     L BMC ?
23     Cop SNG 54
24     Cop SNG 55
25     G: 28
26     Cologne Geissen 3444
27     Aufhäuser 5, 1988, lot 241
28     Cologne Geissen 3443
29     Demetrio3601
30     P: A 2709
31     CGT coll. = JHE Auction 25, 9 Sept. 2014, lot 44