RPC II, 1010

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1010
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar) ; Domitian (Caesar)
Magistrate Agron Eusebes (strategos (and grammateus?)) ; Italicus (proconsul) ; Julia (without title)
Dating before AD 79
Obverse inscription ΤΙΤΟϹ ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r., facing bare-headed bust of Domitian, l.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΙΤΑΛΙΚΟΥ ΖΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ ϹΤΡΑ ΑΓΡΩΝΟϹ
Reverse design river god Hermus reclining l., holding two corn-ears and cornucopia and resting arm on urn
Metal Brass
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 6.37 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference Klose XXXVIII B, 43–8
Specimens 10
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die as 1011/1.
Note One obv. die

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 304 = Klose 44. Qualitative metal analysis: brass
2 –7     see Klose
8     P: 2512 Klose 43.2
9     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Zeus Auction 3, 11 Jan. 2020, lot 327 ('west Cilicia')
10     ✸ A. Tricarico coll.