RPC II, 1929

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1929
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Aurei and denarii: group 5 (silver)
Dating AD 72
Obverse inscription IMP CAES VESP AVG P M COS IIII
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription VICTORIA AVGVSTI
Reverse design Victory advancing r., about to place wreath on standard
Metal Silver
Average diameter 18 mm
Axis 6
Reference BMCRE 509, RIC 362
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).ves.1557
Specimens 5 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMCRE 509 pl. 18.19
2     NAC 125, 23 June 2021, lot 522
3     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Naumann 117, 5 June 2022, lot 727)
4     R. Effler coll. (ex Sternberg VIII, 16-17 Nov. 1978, lot 501; Leu EA 16, 22-24 may 2021, lot 3425; Leu EA 20, 16 July 2022, lot 2397)
5     ✸ D. Kimel coll. (ex Leu Numismatik 7, 24 Oct. 2020, lot 1561)