RPC I, 852A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume I
Number 852A
Province Africa Proconsularis
Region Africa
City Uncertain mint
Reign Uncertain
Obverse inscription
Obverse design head of Mercury, right; behind, caduceus
Reverse inscription
Reverse design helmeted head of Mars, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 6, 11
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3: same pair of dies. 1–3: same obv. die.
Note The coins lack any legend, but probably come from Africa Proconsularis.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ P. Villemur coll. = CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1565
2 2     P: 2007/53 P. Villemur coll. (ex Vecchi 12, 5 June 1998, lot 444)
3 3     P. Villemur coll.