RPC I, 5139A (forgery)


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 5139A (forgery)
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Britannicus (Caesar)
Issue LΙ = year 10
Dating AD 49/50
Obverse inscription ΒΡΕΤΑΝΝΙΚΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Britannicus, r.
Reverse inscription L Ι
Reverse design winged caduceus and four ears of corn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note Confirmation required, as it may have been altered from a coin of Claudius of year 10 or 11?
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Wulfing: WC 1569 Kevin Herbert, The John Max Wulfing Collection in Washington University, vol. III: Roman Imperial Coins. Augustus to Hadrian and Antonine Selections, 31 BC – AD 180, (Wauconda, Illinois: 1996), no. 238