RPC II, 1765

 

Image of specimen #7

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1765
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Pedias
City Irenopolis
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue Year 42 (ΒΜ)
Dating AD 92/3
Obverse inscription ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΒ (in r. field)
Reverse design Nemesis advancing r., holding winged caduceus; wheel at feet
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.32 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference Lindgren A 1518A, Karbach 1
Specimens 9 (4 in the core collections)
Note Sometimes classified as coins of Smyrna, in error (see D. Klose, Die Münzprägung von Smyrna XXXVIIID). TYpe changed from Nike (?) to Nemesis (2021)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1972,0307.4
2     B: 317/1925
3     Lindgren 1518A
4     Trade 1986
5     V: GR 17772
6     G
7     ✸ Leu EA 7, 23 Feb. 2019, lot 830 (ex Helios 6, P. Vogl coll., 9 Mar. 2011, lot 690)
8     A. Tricarico coll.
9     CGT coll. = Lydia Auction 7, 8 May 2021, lot 653