RPC I, 759A


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 759A
Province Africa Proconsularis
Region Africa
City Paterna
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Julius Caesar (Divus)
Dating c. 20 BC (?)
Obverse inscription CAESAR DIVI F
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, l.; in front, lituus
Reverse inscription EX D D COL IV(L) P PAT
Reverse design Ceres walking, r., holding torch in each hand; in front, a plough
Metal Æ
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 4, 11
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     P: 2009/88 M. Amandry, 'Une monnaie inédite d’Auguste frappée à Colonia Iulia Pia Paterna', in F. Delrieux and F. Kayser (eds), Des déserts d’Afrique au pays des Allobroges. Mélanges offerts à FrançoisBertrandy, Chambéry, 2010, pp. 13–19
2 2     ✸ Leu 4, 25 May 2019, lot 538