RPC II, 1991

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 1991
Province Syria
Region Syria
City Antioch
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar)
Issue Orichalcum coinage
Dating AD 74
Obverse inscription T • CAESAR • IMP • PONT •
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r.
Reverse inscription TR • POT • COS III • CENSOR •
Reverse design winged caduceus between crossed cornucopias
Metal Brass
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 12.60 g
Axis 6
Reference RIC 813 (a–b), BMCRE 891, McAlee 71 and 73
Specimens 13 (2 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMCRE 891, pl. 43, 7
2     P: 5261
3     Ljubljana: 349
4     Hirsch 166, 1990, lot 844
5     NAC 1, 29–30 Mar. 1989, lot 823
6     Plus 236, 1–3 Nov. 1989, lot 568
7     The New York sale XXV, 5 Jan. 2011, lot 173 = NAC A, 27–8 Feb. 1991, lot 1781
8     Lanz 56, 13 May 1991, lot 442
9     McAlee coll.
10     McAlee coll.
11     ✸ CNG EA 453, 2 Oct. 2019, lot 187 (ex CNG EA 160, 14 Mar. 2007, lot 225)
12     A. Tricarico Coll.
13     Hamburger, 19 Oct. 1925, lot 692