RPC II, 1282

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1282
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Laodicea ad Lycum
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitia (Augusta) ; Domitian (Augustus)
Magistrate Kornelios Dioskourides (without title)
Obverse inscription ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ ΓΕΡΜΑΝΙΚΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΗ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Domitian, r., facing draped bust of Domitia, l.
Reverse inscription ΔΙΑ ΚΟΡΝΗΛΙΟΥ ΔΙΟϹΚΟΥΡΙΔΟΥ ΛΑΟΔΙΚƐΩΝ
Reverse design Hera standing, r., holding sceptre and pomegranate, facing Zeus Laodiceus standing, l., holding eagle and sceptre, and Athena, helmeted, standing, l., holding olive branch and spear and shield
Metal Brass
Average diameter 30 mm
Average weight 14.33 g
Axis 12
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.2264 vA 3845
2     B: I-B KM p. 266, no. 21, pl. VIII, 25
3     Spink Galerie des Monnaies, Oct. 1977, lot 364 = Myers, 11 May 1972, lot 134
4     A. Tricarico coll. (ex CNG 42, 29 May 1997, lot 1176; Hirsch 343, 26 Sept. 2018, lot 2565)
5     ✸ SGR coll.