RPC I, 708

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 708
Province Africa Proconsularis
Region Africa
City Sicca
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Person (rev.) Gaius Julius Caesar (Divus)
Dating c. AD 10
Obverse inscription AVG D P Q C C I C D D P P
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription M T F M M A II VIR CON
Reverse design veiled and diademed male head (Caesar?), l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 7.13 g
Axis 6
Reference Mu 322, FITA 232, Amandry 116, C, pl. XX, Alexandropoulos 101
Specimens 7
Note C. Howgego (JRS 1993, p. 202) prefers an attribution to Carthage.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 504 FITA, pl. VIII, 4
2     P: 1980/228
3     Carthage 1980
4     Chemtou
5     Chemtou
6     ✸ P. Villemur coll. = CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1587
7     Private coll.