RPC II, 1626

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1626
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Galatia
City Tavium
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Caesar)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟ ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑ(ΝΑ) ΚΑΙΣΑΡ ΣΕ ΥΙΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΗΝΩΝ ΤΡΟΚΜΩΝ
Reverse design Nike standing l., on globe, holding wreath and palm
Metal Brass
Average diameter 22 mm
Average weight 5.97 g
Axis 6, 12
Specimens 11 (4 in the core collections)
Note The reading ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΑ seems bizarre. There is clearly a letter after N, which was read by Lindgren as W, but seems more like an A or even a Θ. Confirmation needed with a better specimen

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Sternberg, XXIV, 1990, lot 253
2     L: 1978,0918.1
3     B: Löbb
4     C SNG 5399
5     NY: 1944.100.62270
6     ✸ Oslo
7     Lindgren A 1688 AB
8     Sternberg XI, 1981, lot 379
9     Sternberg XXIV, 1990, lot 253
10     A. Tricarico coll.
11     Zeus Numismatics EA 25, 23 Oct. 2022, lot 290