RPC II, 1642

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1642
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Roman style, year 9
Dating AD 76/7
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΟΥΕϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian right
Reverse inscription ΠΑΤΗΡ ΠΑΤΡΙΔΟϹ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus; on summit, radiate figure standing, left, globe in right hand, sceptre in left hand
Metal silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 5, 6
Reference S 92, Metcalf Conspectus 3, Ganschow 67a
Specimens 12 (8 in the core collections)
Die-links 2: same obv. die as 1641/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1927,1202.2
2 2     L
3 3     P: 263
4 4     B: Rauch
5 5     NY: 1944.100.57796
6 6     NY: 1944.100.57801
7 7     NY: 1944.100.57800
8 8     G Hunter II, p. 582, no. 7 = SNG 2206
9 9     CGT coll. (ex Naville 17, 20 Sept. 2015, lot 330)
10 10     ✸ Henseler 135, ex KMK 56, 1992, lot 440
11 11     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Zeus Budget Auction 10, 2020, lot 507)
12 12     Boston: 63.73