RPC II, 1339


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume II
Number 1339
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Philadelphia
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Magistrate Fl Praxeas (first archon, priest of five priesthoods for life, epemeletes)
Obverse inscription ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ
Obverse design laureate and cuirassed bust of Domitian, r.
Reverse design Asclepius standing, l., resting r. hand on serpent staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Specimens 3 (0 in the core collections)
Note The different obv. legend might suggest that the coin is supposed to be a smaller denomination, but it is much the same size as the other coins of Domitian for Praxeas.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     J. Clark coll. (ex Plankenhorn coll.)
2 2     A. Tricarico coll.
3 3     ✸ H.I. coll.