RPC II, 1261

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1261
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Cibyra
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Uncertain
Dating Vespasian?
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head, r.
Reverse inscription ΚΙΒΥΡΑΤΩΝ
Reverse design temple with six columns
Metal Bronze
Average diameter 28 mm
Average weight 17.49 g
Reference BMC 40
Specimens 2
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.
Note Final N of city name is reversed. The portrait style of obv. suggests Vespasian, although Nero is also a possibility.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L BMC 40 (as Vespasian)
2     O