RPC II, 1030

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1030
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Smyrna
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Vespasian the Younger
Issue No magistrate
Dating c. AD 94/5
Obverse inscription ΟΥΕϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ΝΕΩΤΕΡΟϹ
Obverse design bare head (or bust) of the younger Vespasian, right
Reverse inscription ΖΜΥΡΝΑΙΩΝ
Reverse design Nemesis standing, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 16 mm
Axis 12
Reference Klose XLII, 11
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note Obv. die was used for RPC II, 1028 (Nike, r.) and rev. die for coins of Domitia (RPC II, 1026). The coin is a hybrid, but allows us to associate the two issues (of the younger Vespasian and of Domitia).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 315