RPC II, 1912


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume II
Number 1912
Province Judaea
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar)
Issue Aureii and denarii: group 2 (gold; Judaea?)
Dating AD 70
Obverse inscription IMP T CAESAR VESPASIANVS
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r., with aegis
Reverse inscription IVDAEA DEVICTA, IMP / T / CAES(AR) (in shield)
Reverse design Victory standing, r., l. foot on helmet, inscribing on round shield set on palm tree
Metal Gold
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 7.52 g
Reference BMCRE p.110, RIC 373
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).ves.1535
Specimens 3
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 1913/1. 3: same obv. die as 1911/1, 1912A/1.
Note The note in BMCRE citesanother example in Trivulzio coli., Milan, ENS 3 (1887), p. 13 (no. 9, notillustrated). This is possibly the same coin as 2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 427 BNC III, 384 = BMCRE p. 110 and pl. 19, 12
2     Formerly Schonwalter
3     Heritage, The Shoshana Collection of An- cient Judaean Coins, 8–9 Mar. 2012, lot 20531