RPC II, 1197

 

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Coin type
Volume II
Number 1197
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Alabanda
Region Caria
City Mylasa
Reign Titus
Person (obv.) Titus (Augustus)
Magistrate Klaudios Melas (dedicator (psephisamenos))
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΤΙΤΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r.
Reverse inscription [ ]ΑΜƐΝΟϹ ΚΛΑΥ[ΔΙΟϹ Μ]ƐΛΑ[Ϲ Α]ΝƐΘΗ[ΚƐ]Ν
Reverse design Zeus Labraundeus standing facing
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 14.63 g
Axis 12
Reference Akarca 52 corr.
Specimens 1
Note Correct reading of legend is probably [ψηφισ]άμενος rather than [αἰτησ]άμενος, in view of RPC II, 1198. The final N of ἀνέθηκεν is in the field. The letters read as νέοις (Münsterberg, Beamtennamen, p. 119, Wa 2458) seem actually to be the letters read here as [ἀ]νέθη[κεν].

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 797 Wa 2458