RPC II, 1965

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1965
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., with aegis
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥΣ Γ ΙΕΡΟΥ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., with wreath in beak on palm branch; club in l. field
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 13.83 g
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 30
Specimens 24 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3, 12, 17–18: same obv. die. 2, 10: same obv. die. 4, 11, 20: same obv. die. 5–9, 21–3: same obv. die. 13–16: same obv. die.
Note 23 coins, 6 obv. dies (single obv. die: 19)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ Prieur coll. = CNG Triton XXII, 8 Jan. 2019, lot 581= Triton XXV, 11-12 Jan. 2022, lot 662
2     B: 11617
3     Schøyen VES 227
4     Schøyen VES 413
5     Schøyen VES 414
6     Schøyen VES 521
7     Schøyen VES 523
8     Schøyen VES 525
9     Schøyen VES 526
10     Schøyen VES 527
11     Schøyen VES 528
12     Schøyen VES 529
13     Schøyen VES 531
14     Schøyen VES 532
15     Schøyen VES 533
16     Schøyen VES 534
17     Schøyen VES 535
18     Schøyen VES 536
19     Schøyen VES 591
20     J-MJA
21     J-MJA
22     J-MJA
23     J-MJA
24     A. Tricarico Coll.