RPC I, 802


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 802
Province Africa Proconsularis
Region Africa
City Cercina
Reign Augustus
Person (rev.) Augustus
Magistrate Lucius Volusius Saturninus (proconsul)
Dating 7/6 BC
Obverse inscription PERM L VOLVSI PROCOS CERC
Obverse design crab, helmeted head of Virtus, right
Reverse inscription IMP CAESAR DIVI F AVGVSTVS
Reverse design bare head of Augustus, right; in front, lituus
Metal copper-based alloy
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Mu 65 (Gergis), Alexandropoulos 57
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Note Description of the obverse suggested by A. Hostein.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1840,0217.273 FITA, pl. VIII, 2
2 2     ✸ P: 95
3 3     Avignon: M5_CL7_P4_POS10