RPC II, 1969

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1969
Province Judaea
Region Samaria
City Caesarea Maritima
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar)
Issue Tetradrachms: group 6, year 3
Dating AD 70/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡ • ΤΙΤΟΣ ΚΑΙΣ ΟΥΕΣ(Π)
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r., with aegis
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥΣ Γ ΙΕΡΟΥ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., with wreath in beak on caduceus; quiver (?) and bow to r. of eagle's head
Metal Silver
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 14.00 g
Axis 12
Reference McAlee 34, Prieur 142
Specimens 5 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1, 3–5: same obv. die as 1967/19, 24, 31.
Note 5 coins, 1 obv. die shared with 1967

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: 319
2     McAlee coll.(ex Empire Coins 5, 1986, lot 128)
3     Schøyen TIT 4 (ex MünzZentrum, 27 July 1981, lot 188)
4     Schøyen 42 (Nazareth area hoard 1995 33/51)
5     NY: 1944.100.63492