RPC II, 1472


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume II
Number 1472
Province Uncertain
Region Uncertain
City Uncertain mint of Asia Minor of AD 77/78
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Vespasian cos VIII
Dating AD 77 or 78
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, right
Reverse inscription PONT MAX TR POT P P COS VIII CENS S C
Reverse design Ceres seated left, holding two corn-ears in right hand and lighted torch in left hand
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 27 mm
Axis 6, 7
Reference Kraay 3
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).ves.1498
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 1470/1, 1471/1, 6.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Manchester Kraay, pl. XXII, 3
2 2     ✸ A. Tricarico coll. (ex Concordia Numismatic 10, 25 Nov. 2023, lot 359)