RPC I, 979

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 979
Province Cyrenaica and Crete
Region Crete
City Cnossus
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Person (rev.) Gaius (Caesar) ; Lucius (Caesar)
Magistrate M At[ ] (duovir)
Dating from 2 BC
Obverse inscription AVGVSTVS P P C C I N C
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription C L (in field)
Reverse design legend blundered, bare head of Gaius (looking to the r.) and Lucius (looking to the l.) face to face
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.01 g
Axis 10, 11, 12
Reference Sv 193–5, FITA 262 (4, 5)
Specimens 19
Note For the reading of the rev. and the names of the duoviri, see the introduction to Cnossus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1920,0305.1464 Fox
2     L: 1947,0606.368 Cameron
3     L: 1947,0606.1156 Cameron
4     P: 174
5     P: 175
6     P: 178
7     P: Luynes
8     V: GR 14605
9     B: 18238287, Bonnet
10     ✸ B: 18238245, 708/1877
11     B: 18238290, Löbb
12     A: Π1918 Ε'38
13     Karlsruhe
14     O: AMC 1165
15     O: AMC 1166
16     O: AMC 1167
17     O: AMC 1168
18     O: AMC 1169
19     O: AMC 1170