RPC I, 966

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 966
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Unlocated mint of Crete
Reign Claudius
Person (obv.) Claudius (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Augustus (Divus)
Issue first group
Obverse inscription ΤΙ ΚΛΑΥΔΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕ ΓΕΡΜ ΑΡΧ ΜΕΓ ΔΗΜ ΕΞΟΥ ΥΠ(Α)
Obverse design bare head of Claudius, l.
Reverse inscription
Reverse design statue of Divus Augustus, in a toga, holding patera and sceptre, placed on a waggon drawn by four elephants, each with its mohout-rider, l.; in the field, seven stars
Metal Silver
Average weight 9.33 g
Axis 12
Reference Sv 7
Specimens 11
Die-links 3–4, 9: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 4
2     ✸ P: 601
3     Marseille
4     V: GR 33775 ex Hirsch XXI/1908 = Weber 2072
5     B: Löbb
6     Mu
7     O ex Lockett 2081
8     Ratto 26/II/1889, 741
9     Cop SNG 572
10     Santamaria, Signorelli II, 1952, 1112
11     NY: 1944.100.40875