RPC II, 1805

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1805
Province Cyprus
Region Cyprus
City Koinon of Cyprus
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Year 9 (Θ)
Dating AD 76/7
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑΤΩΡ ΟΥƐϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, l.
Reverse inscription ƐΤΟΥϹ ΝƐΟΥ ΙƐΡΟΥ Θ
Reverse design Zeus Salaminios standing facing, holding patera in r. hand, l. hand resting on a short sceptre; eagle on l. arm; corn-ear in exergue
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 12.14 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 28
Specimens 9

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 809
2     L BMC 28
3     C SNG 5367
4     C McClean 9383
5     D. Walker's casts in Oxford, labelled B 212 2602, not to be found in Berlin
6     NY
7     Latakia hoard 20
8     Latakia hoard 21
9     Salamis hoard