RPC I, 5128

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5128
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 ΓƐΡΜΑ
Obverse design laureate head of Claudius, r.; to r., lituus
Reverse inscription ΑVΤΟΚΡΑ, LΒ
Reverse design hippopotamus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Axis 1
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)
Note There is a tiny lituus to the right of the neck, presumably to denote the denomination.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Dattari 165 = Naville Numismatics 74, 19 June 2022, lot 293
2     O: HCR33940 M 75
3     L: 1838,0210.43.X BMC 97
4     ✸ Künker 312, 8 Oct. 2018, lot 2787 (ex Künker 257, 10 Oct. 2014, lot 8895)
5     Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 1941
6     Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 1942