RPC II, 2257

 

Image of specimen #3

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2257
Province Judaea
Region Syria
City Caesarea Paneas
Reign Titus
Person (obv.) Titus (Augustus)
Person (rev.) Agrippa II (king)
Issue Year 19
Dating AD 79
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚΡΑ ΤΙΤΟϹ - ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ϹΕΒΑϹΤΟϹ
Obverse design laureate head of Titus, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥ-ΙΘ ΒΑ / ΑΓΡΙ-ΠΠΑ
Reverse design Tyche with kalathos standing, l., holding cornucopia and two corn-ears
Metal Æ
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 15.63 g
Axis 12
Reference Meshorer 17
Specimens 8
Note The coins of this year were probably struck in July or August of AD 79: see introduction

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 149
2     NY: 1944.100.62872 SNG 287
3     ✸ J. Samel coll. = Das Heilige Land no. 172 = Künker 334, 17 Mar. 2020, lot 2150
4     A. Reifenberg coll. = Meshorer pl. 13, 17
5     CNG 43/1997, lot 772
6     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Savoca 19 Blue, 20–21 Apr. 2019, lot 1048)
7     IMJ Sofaer 197
8     IMJ Sofaer 198