RPC II, 1906

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1906
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Titus (Caesar)
Issue Aureii and denarii: group 1 (ii) (gold)
Dating AD 70
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AV(G)
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, right, with or without aegis
Reverse inscription IMP T FLAVIVS CAESAR AV(G)
Reverse design laureate head of Titus, right
Metal gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Reference BMCRE 496, RIC 351–1a
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).ves.1528
Specimens 6 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 2–3: same pair of dies.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     L: 1867,0101.643 BMCRE 496 pl 18.5
2 2     P: 417 BNC III, 314 = BMCRE pl. 18, 6
3 3     Rome: Gnecchi
4 4     Madrid: Alfaro 138
5 5     ✸ Münzen und Medaillen 28, 1964, lot 306 = Tkalec/Astarte Public Auction (Roman Gold Coins. Ferruccio Bolla Collection), 28 Feb. 2007, lot 23 = The New York Sale 48, 14 Jan. 2020, lot 197
6 6     NAC 23, 27 May 2002, lot 1505, 7.50 = Lanz 109, 2002, lot 353