RPC II, 1305

 

Image of specimen #19

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1305
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Vespasian
Magistrate Marcellus (proconsul for the second time) ; Ti Klau Phil(e)inos (strategos for the second time)
Obverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΤΙ ΚΛΑ(Υ) ΦΙΛ(Ɛ)ΙΝΟΥ ϹΤΡΑ
Obverse design helmeted and draped bust of Roma(?) with aegis, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ ΜΑΡΚƐΛΛΟΥ ϹΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ ΤΟ Β
Reverse design temple with four columns
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.97 g
Axis 1, 6, 12
Reference BMC 67; Stumpf 313–15
Specimens 20
Note Overstrikes: 3 and 11 are struck over coins of Nero from Apollonoshieron (as RPC I, 3045); 5, 8 and 11 are overstruck on Nero from Sardis; 1 is probably also overstruck.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 67
2     L BMC 68
3     L BMC 69
4     L: 1913,1204.12
5     P: 1173 Wa 5216
6     B: Löbb
7     B: I-B MG p. 388, no. 31
8     B: 503/1896 Stumpf 317
9     O
10     vA 3137
11     Sardis excavations = Johnston, Sardis 247
12 –13     Sardis excavations = Johnston, Sardis 248
14     CGT Coll.
15     CGT Coll.
16     CGT Coll.
17     CGT Coll.
18     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Savoca 25th Silver Auction, 16 Sept. 2018, lot 502)
19     ✸ J. Clark coll.
20     CNG EA 461, 12 Feb. 2020, lot 279