RPC II, 2412

 

Image of specimen #20

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2412
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 69/70
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤΟΚ ΚΑΙΣ ΣΕΒΑ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟΥ, LΒ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription
Reverse design Nike flying l., with wreath and palm
Metal Debased silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 23 (37 in the core collections)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: HCR25719 M 393
2 2     O: HCR25720 M 394
3 3     L: 1860,0602.35 BMC 236
4 4     L: 1887,0704.36 BMC 237
5 5     D 360
6 6     Cologne Geissen 276
7 7     Cologne Geissen 277
8 8     P: D 461
9 9     P: 1036
10 10     P: 1037
11 11     P: 1967.1656
12 12     P: Salomon de Rothschild 3281
13 13     P: D 459
14 14     P: D 19
15 15     P: D 601
16 16     P: D 352
17 17     P: H 501
18 18     Naville Numismatics 33, 16 July 2017, lot 196, ex Dattari
19 19     DS pl. 13, Vespasian, row 5, coin 1 (wrongly numbered 366, which is a coin with Roma of year 3 and so correctly a coin as RPC 2424). Although Dattari labelled this Nike coin as 'L Γ?', it looks more like L Β.
20 20     ✸ A. Tricarico coll.
21 21     Münster: 453
22 22     Freiburg: 12742
23 23     Ibrahim Sherif coll.