RPC II, 2234

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2234
Province Judaea
Region Syria
City Gaba
Reign Vespasian
Issue Year 136
Dating AD 77/8
Obverse inscription ΦΛΑ ΟΥ(?) ϹΕΒΑϹ
Obverse design veiled female head to r.
Reverse inscription ΓΑΒΗ, ΡΛϚ (to l.)
Reverse design Nike standing, l., holding wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 16 mm
Average weight 3.49 g
Axis 12
Reference Kindler 7
Specimens 2
Note For obv. legend (which isuncertain), see introduction. A Stein and H. Gitler have confirmed that thehead on the obv. is female, since it has a chignon and an earring.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     IMJ: 2334 Rosenberger 3
2     ✸ IMJ Sofaer 2