RPC II, 2089

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2089
Province Syria
Region Phoenicia
City Dora
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Titus (Caesar)
Issue Year 132
Dating AD 69/70 (?)
Obverse inscription Τ ΦΛΑΥΙ ΟΥΕϹΠ ΚΑΙϹ ΕΤΟΥ ΝΕΟΥ ΙΕΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r.
Reverse inscription ΔⲰΡΙΤⲰΝ, L ΒΛΡ (in l. field)
Reverse design turreted Tyche standing facing, head r., holding standard and cornucopia
Metal Bronze
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 9.59 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 27, Meshorer Dora 33 and 32a
Specimens 15
Note The peculiar obv. legend is copied from tetradrachms of Antioch (as 1940), but without the year numeral.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMC 27
2     L BMC 28
3     L BMC 20
4     B: Löbb
5     B: Löbb
6     V: GR 22572
7     J-MJA
8     CGT coll.
9     Agora Auctions Numismatic 35, 23 June 2015, lot 198
10     M&M GmbH 18, 5 Oct. 2005, lot 1516
11     ✸ Gemini X, 13 Jan. 2013, lot 776
12     IMJ Sofaer 25
13     IMJ Sofaer 26
14     IMJ Sofaer 27
15     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Savoca 108 Blue, 31 July 2021, lot 413)