RPC I, 5113

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5113
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Messallina
Issue LΑ = year 1
Dating AD 41
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑVΔΙ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙ ΑVΤΟΚ(Ρ), LΑ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΕΣΣΑΛΙΝΑ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑΣ
Reverse design Messalina standing, l. veiled and holding two small figures and corn stalks leaning on column
Metal Silver
Average diameter 24 mm
Average weight 13.54 g
Reference Walker 86
Specimens 4
Note AR 21.5%

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dattari 119
2     O: HCR25410 M 60
3     L: 1950,1006.9 BMC 2648
4     ✸ CNG EA 88, 28 Apr. 2004, lot 126