RPC II, 1648

 

Image of specimen #10

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1648
Province Galatia-Cappadocia
Region Cappadocia
City Caesarea
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Local style, year 9
Dating AD 76/7
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΟΥΕϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian right
Reverse inscription ΝΙΚΗ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΗ
Reverse design Nike advancing, right, wreath in right hand, palm in left hand
Metal silver
Average diameter 21 mm
Axis 12
Reference S 90, Metcalf Conspectus 2, Ganschow 68b (with comment)
Specimens 12 (8 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1938,1007.73
2 2     L: 1931,0601.43
3 3     C SNG 5427
4 4     V: GR 38312
5 5     B: Löbb.
6 6     B: Löbb.
7 7     NY
8 8     NY
9 9     Metcalf hoard 41
10 10     ✸ Henseler 136, ex Peus 333, 1992, lot 722
11 11     Freiburg: 12136
12 12     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Lydia Online Auction 10, 28 Aug. 2021, lot 440)