RPC II, 1420

 

Image of specimen #18

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1420
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Synnada
Region Phrygia
City Amorium
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Magistrate L Vipsanios Silvanos (without title)
Obverse inscription ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΑΜΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Λ ΟΥΙΨΑΝΙΟΥ ΣΙΛΟΥΑΝΟΥ
Reverse design temple with four columns with altar in centre
Metal Æ
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 8.62 g
Axis 10, 12
Reference BMC 32; Cop 123; Katsari G1–15, pp. 72–3 and pl. 7
Specimens 18
Die-links 1–7: same obv. die. 8–9: same obv. die.
Note ΣΙΛΟΥΑΝΟΥ with reversed N on 1–7; ΟΥΙΨΑΝΙΟΥ with reversed N on 8–13.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.2123 vA 3402
2     L BMC 32
3     P: 294 Wa 5611
4     B: I-B
5     V: GR 27335
6     Mu SNG 84
7     Cop SNG 123
8     L BMC 33
9     P: 296
10     Plankenhorn coll. = Aufhäuser 5, 1988, lot 261
11     Weber 7014
12     Afyon: 1002
13     Boston: 63.794 Hesperia 25, 1963, lot 6
14     CGT coll.
15     Stack's Coin Galleries Apr. 2010, 28 Apr. 2010, lot 258
16     A. Tricarico coll.
17     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Savoca 85 Blue, 19 Sept. 2020, lot 1195)
18     ✸ Lydia Numismatics Online Auction 8, 12 June 2021, lot 334