RPC II, 2202


Image of specimen #6


Coin type
Volume II
Number 2202
Province Judaea
Region Judaea
City Gaza
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue Year 130
Dating AD 69/70
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian (?), r.
Reverse inscription ΓΑΖ, ΡΛ (to r.), (מ (to l.))
Reverse design Tyche (?) standing, l. holding two corn-ears and branch (?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 5.76 g
Axis 12
Reference SNG ANS 912
Specimens 6
Note Rev. type is usually described as Herakles holding uncertain object and club,which seems very unlikely.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.69050 SNG 912
2     Rosenberger 50
3     Rosenberger 51
4     Neuchâtel
5     CGT coll.
6     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 47