RPC II, 1636

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1636
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Roman style, year 6
Dating AD 73/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΟΥƐϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ϹƐΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription ƐΤΟΥϹ ƐΚΤΟΥ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus; on summit, radiate figure standing, l., globe in r. hand, sceptre in l. hand
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 3.26 g
Axis 6
Reference S 96, Metcalf Conspectus 7, Ganschow 73a
Specimens 19
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1637/1.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 258
2     B: Löbb
3     B: Rauch
4     NY: 1944.100.57798 Metcalf, pl. 52, 7
5     NY: 1944.100.57797
6     NY: 1944.100.57799
7     Private coll.
8     Private coll.
9     Private coll.
10     Private coll.
11     Private coll.
12     Private coll.
13     Private coll.
14     Private coll.
15     Private coll.
16     Private coll.
17     Henseler 142
18     Freiburg: 12137
19     A. Tricarico coll.