RPC II, 1982

 

Image of specimen #13

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1982
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Orichalcum coinage
Dating AD 74
Obverse inscription IMP CAESAR VESPASIAN(VS) AVG
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription PON • MAX • TR • POT • P • P • COS V • CENS •
Reverse design winged caduceus between crossed cornucopias
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 12.45 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference RIC 798 (a), BMCRE 886–7, McAlee 59, 62
Specimens 14 (3 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 5099
2     L BMCRE 886, pl. 43, 5
3     L BMCRE 887
4     Ljubljana: 326
5     Ljubljana: 327
6     T. Parcy, E. de Vaissiere coll., 15 Feb. 1995, lot 43
7     CNG XXXIII, 1995, lot 773 (ex Sternberg XXVIII, 1995, lot 55)
8     Schøyen coll.
9     Lanz 76, 1996, lot 464
10     R. Effler coll. (ex McAlee coll.)
11     McAlee coll.
12     CGT coll.
13     ✸ Leu 5, 27 Oct. 2019, lot 345
14     A. Tricarico Coll.