RPC I, 5119

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5119
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 41/2
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑV ΚΑΙ ϹƐΒΑϹ ΓƐΡΜΑΝ[Ι ΑVΤΟΚΡ]
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.
Reverse inscription
Reverse design hippopotamus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 8.21 g
Specimens 4 (3 in the core collections)
Note Obverse legend corrected from RPC. The legend is not fully clear, and the version given here follows Dattari 163 (which is not clear in DS). See also 5120.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dattari 163
2     G SNG 3676
3     ✸ P: 848
4     B: 282/1928