RPC II, 1646

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1646
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Local style, year 7
Dating AD 74/5
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΟΥΕϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian right
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥϹ ΕΒΔΟΜΟΥ
Reverse design Mount Argaeus; on summit, radiate figure standing, left, globe in right hand, sceptre in left hand
Metal silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 12
Reference S 97, Metcalf Conspectus 8, Ganschow 74b
Specimens 5 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     NY: 1944.100.57802 Caesarea hoard 1906, p. 160, no. 32 and pl. XXV, 31
2 2     B: Löbb.
3 3     Private coll.
4 4     A. Tricarico coll.
5 5     ✸ NY: 1944.100.57803