RPC I, 671

 

Image of specimen #191

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 671
Province Sicily
Region Sicily
City Uncertain Sicilian mint
Reign Roman Republic
Magistrate Sextus Pompey (without title)
Obverse inscription MAGN(VS)
Obverse design laureate head of Janus, with features of Cn. Pompeius Magnus
Reverse inscription PIVS (above); IMP (below)
Reverse design prow, r
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 29 mm
Average weight 19.28 g
Axis 12
Reference NZ 1909, pp. 68–70, 2, RRC 479/1
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/crro/id/rrc-479.1
Specimens 189
Note See now R. Martini, Monetazione bronzea romana tardo-repubblicana. II. Sextus Pompeius. Le emissioni hispaniche del tipo CN. MAG, le serie di Eppius e gli ‘assi’ siciliani, Glaux. Serie speciale I (Milan, 1995): 21.63 g (581): 819 coins, 193 obv. dies. On the obv., sometimes with ligature MAGN.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 171
2 –165     see Bahrfeldt, p. 68–70, 1–104, 106–65
166     NY
167     NY
168     NY
169     NY
170     NY
171     NY
172     NY
173     NY
174     NY
175     NY
176     NY
177     NY
179     Princeton Firestone
180     Princeton Firestone
181     Yale
182     Washington
183     Washington
184     Washington
185     Washington
186     G SNG 208
187     G SNG 209
188     G SNG 210
189     G SNG 211
191     ✸ CNG 87, 18 May 2011, lot 937 (ex Numismatica Ars Classica 27 (12 May 2004), lot 274; Leu 33 (3 May 1983), lot 4; Münzen und Medaillen AG 52 (19 June 1975), lot 482; Walter Niggeler Collection (Part 2, Leu & Münzen und Medaillen AG, 21 Oct. 1966), lot 961; Münzen und Medaillen AG FPL 152 (December 1955), no. 35)