RPC I, 5146

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 5146
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Messallina
Issue LΔ = year 4
Dating AD 43/4
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑVΔΙ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙ ΑVΤΟΚ(Ρ), LΔ
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, to l. lituus
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 6 (9 in the core collections)
Note Cf. RPC I, 5132

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Dattari 126 = Naville Numismatics 63, 7 Feb. 2021, lot 279
2 2     O: HCR25430 M 92
3 3     L
4 4     Naville Numismatics 35, 29 Oct. 2017, lot 308
5 5     ✸ Perpignan: Alexandrie 11
6 6     V: GR 23828