RPC II, 1963

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1963
Province Judaea
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Tetradrachms: group 6, year 3
Dating AD 70/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ ΚΑΙΣ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥΣ Γ ΙΕΡΟΥ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., with wreath in beak on palm branch; club in l. field
Metal Silver
Average weight 14.10 g
Axis 12
Reference Wruck 83 corr., McAlee 28
Specimens 9 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 5–8: same obv. die. 2, 4: same obv. die.
Note 9 coins, 3 obv. dies (single obv. die: 3)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Schøyen VES 412
2     Schøyen VES 164
3     Schøyen VES 228
4     Schøyen VES 250
5     Schøyen VES 522
6     Schøyen VES 524
7     B: Löbb
8     Spaer coll.
9     McAlee coll. = ex Coin Galleries, 17 Nov. 1981, lot 295