RPC II, 2421


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume II
Number 2421
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 69/70
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, right
Reverse inscription
Reverse design canopus, right
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 20 mm
Specimens 2 (0 in the core collections)
Note Milne 409 adds a coin with a griffin on the reverse for 'LB?'. Although the coin is possible, the reading of the date is not sufficiently clear to accept it.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Amsterdam
2 2     Frankfurt: 198