Obverse Frequency Table

This comparative cumulative frequency table is based on sources reported by Milne in "The Leaden Token-Coinage of Egypt under the Romans"(Column I (1900s)), Curtis' own tetradrachm collection (Column II (1950s)), the American Numismatic Society Database (Column III), and the Collection at the National Museum in Cracow (Column IV).


 

I

II

III

IV

Augustus

13

2.6%

0

0.0%

74

0.60%

5

2.23%

 Livia

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

25

0.20%

0

0.0%

Tiberius

4

0.8%

7

0.4%

82

0.67%

0

0.0%

Caligula

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Claudius

23

4.5%

18

1.1%

182

1.48%

3

1.34%

 Agrippina

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

14

0.11%

1

0.45%

Nero

11

2.2%

179

11.2%

538

4.38%

16

7.14%

Galba

1

0.2%

36

2.2%

87

0.71%

1

0.45%

Otho

1

0.2%

15

0.9%

50

0.41%

0

0.00%

Vittelius

1

0.2%

5

0.3%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Vespasian

24

4.7%

22

1.4%

189

1.54%

2

0.89%

Titus

0

0.0%

11

0.7%

39

0.32%

0

0.0%

Domitian

11

2.2%

1

0.1%

228

1.86%

1

0.45%

 Domitia

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Nerva

0

0.0%

16

1.0%

26

0.21%

0

0.0%

Trajan

19

3.8%

33

2.1%

852

6.94%

3

1.34%

Hadrian

 43

8.5%

 188

11.7%

 1881

15.31%

 13

5.80%

 Sabina

0

0.0%

5

0.3%

21

0.17%

0

0.0%

 Antinous

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

33

0.27%

0

0.0%

 Aelius Caesar

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

31

0.25%

0

0.0%

Antoninus Pius

35

6.9%

94

5.9%

1915

15.59%

12

5.36%

 Faustina

0

0.0%

20

1.3%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Marcus Aurelius

6

1.2%

40

2.5%

410

3.33%

1

0.45%

 Faustina Jr.

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

 Lucius Verus

6

1.2%

11

0.7%

203

1.65%

0

0.0%

 Lucilla

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

14

0.11%

0

0.0%

Commodus

0

0.0%

86

5.4%

220

1.79%

2

0.89%

 Crispina

0

0.0%

2

0.1%

7

0.06%

0

0.0%

Pertinax

0

0.0%

0

0.%

2

0.02%

0

0.0%

 Pertinax Caesar

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Pescennius Niger

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

1

0.01%

0

0.0%

Septimus Severus

0

0.0%

2

0.1%

44

0.36%

0

0.0%

 Julia Domna

0

0.0%

4

.3%

21

0.17%

0

0.0%

Caracalla

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

37

0.30%

0

0.0%

 Plautilla

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Geta

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

3

0.02%

0

0.0%

Macrinus

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

1

0.01%

0

0.0%

 Diadumenianus

0

0.0%

1

0.1%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Elagabalus

0

0.0%

17

1.1%

137

1.1%

0

0.0%

 Julia Maesa

0

0.0%

5

0.3%

41

0.33%

0

0.0%

 Julia Paula

0

0.0%

8

0.5%

29

0.24%

0

0.0%

 Aquilia Severa

0

0.0%

5

0.3%

27

0.22%

0

0.0%

 Annia Faustina

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

18

0.15%

0

0.0%

 Julia Soaemias

0

0.0%

6

0.4%

13

0.11%

0

0.0%

Severus Alexander

8

1.6%

40

2.5%

409

3.33%

1

0.45%

 Orbiana

0

0.0%

3

0.2%

8

0.07%

0

0.0%

 Julia Mamaea

0

0.0%

12

0.8%

124

1.01%

0

0.0%

Maximinus

0

0.0%

17

1.1%

125

1.02%

2

0.89%

 Maximus Caesar

0

0.0%

9

0.6%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Gordian I

0

0.0%

8

0.5%

22

0.18%

0

0.0%

Gordian II

0

0.0%

1

0.1%

1

0.01%

0

0.0%

Balbinus

0

0.0%

8

0.5%

15

0.12%

0

0.0%

Pupienus

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

12

0.06%

0

0.0%

Gordian III

1

0.2%

61

3.8%

214

1.74%

4

1.79%

 Tranquillina

0

0.0%

6

0.4%

57

0.46%

0

0.0%

Philip I

8

1.6%

21

1.3%

237

1.93%

7

3.13%

 Otacilia Severa

0

0.0%

7

0.4%

64

0.52%

0

0.0%

 Philip II

0

0.0%

9

0.6%

95

0.77%

0

0.0%

Trajan Decius

0

0.0%

17

1.1%

46

0.37%

0

0.0%

 Herennius Etruscus

0

0.0%

2

0.1%

3

0.02%

0

0.0%

 Hostilian

0

0.0%

2

0.1%

3

0.02%

0

0.0%

Trebonianus Gallus

3

0.6%

10

0.6%

25

0.2%

1

0.45%

 Volusian

0

0.0%

9

0.6%

18

0.18%

0

0.0%

Aemilianus

0

0.0%

2

0.1%

7

0.06%

0

0.0%

Uranius Antonius

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Valerian

0

0.0%

16

1.0%

113

0.92%

8

3.57%

Gallienus

10

2.0%

50

3.1%

286

2.33%

6

2.68%

 Salonina

0

0.0%

35

2.2%

151

1.23%

8

3.57%

 Valerian Jr.

0

0.0%

7

0.4%

20

0.16%

0

0.0%

 Saloninus

0

0.0%

6

0.4%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Macrianus

0

0.0%

5

0.3%

11

0.09%

0

0.0%

Quietus

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

7

0.06%

0

0.0%

Claudius II (Gothicus)

9

1.8%

57

3.6%

221

1.80%

19

8.48%

Quintillius

0

0.0%

7

0.4%

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

Aurelian

51

10.1%

49

3.1%

282

2.30%

22

9.82%

 Severina

0

0.0%

11

0.7%

37

0.30%

4

1.79%

Vaballathus

0

0.0%

0

0.0%

14

0.11%

0

0.0%

 Zenobia

0

0.0%

1

0.1%

11

0.09%

0

0.0%

Tacitus

2

0.4%

15

0.9%

36

0.29%

4

1.79%

Probus

62

12.2%

46

2.8%

220

1.79%

25

 11.16%

Carus

5

1.0%

12

0.8%

50

0.41%

5

2.23%

 Numerian

10

2.0%

17

1.1%

73

0.59%

8

3.57%

 Carinus

10

2.0%

24

1.5%

92

0.75%

6

2.68%

Diocletian

65

12.8%

70

4.4%

454

3.70%

19

8.48%

 Maximianus

65

12.8%

40

2.5%

543

4.42%

15

6.70%

 Constantius

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

153

1.25%

0

0.0%

 Galerius

0

0.0%

3

0.2%

158

1.29%

0

0.0%

Domitius Domitianus

0

0.0%

4

0.3%

74

0.60%

0

0.0%


I

Oxrhynchus finds [Curtis(1990) p.364]

II

Curtis Collection 4Drachm only

III

ANS Database

IV

National Museum of Cracow


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Last Updated on 12/03/01
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