RPC II, 1000

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1000
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar) ; Domitian (Caesar)
Magistrate Marcus Vettius Bolanus (proconsul)
Dating after AD 73
Obverse inscription ΤΙΤΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΕΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, l., facing laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΒΩΛΑΝΟΥ ΖΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ ΕΡΜΟϹ
Reverse design river god Hermus reclining l., holding two corn-ears and cornucopia, and resting arm on urn
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.89 g
Reference Klose XXXVII A, 15–18
Specimens 6
Note Klose gives the rather strange reading ΣΕ ΤΙΤΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Mu
2 –6     see Klose