RPC I, 808

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 808
Province Africa Proconsularis
Region Africa
City Thaena
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Person (rev.) Lucius Passienus Rufus (proconsul)
Magistrate L Passienus Rufus (proconsul)
Dating AD 3 (?)
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR DIVI F P P
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.; in front, lituus
Reverse inscription L PASS[ ]VS RVFVS IMP
Reverse design bust of Passienus Rufus, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 38 mm
Average weight 29.28 g
Reference Mu Supp. 391, FITA 139 (4), Alexandropoulos 52
Specimens 2
Note The specimen from the Künker sale offers the full obv. legend: IMP CAESAR DIVI F P P.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 110 FITA, pl. IV, 26: rev
2     ✸ Künker 124, 16 Mar. 2007, lot 8751