RPC II, 2478


Image of specimen #4


Coin type
Volume II
Number 2478
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue LΒ = year 2
Dating AD 82/3
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription ΕΤΟΥΣ ΔΕΥΤΕΡΟΥ
Reverse design Athena standing, left, with spear and shield
Metal debased silver
Average diameter 27 mm
Specimens 4 (0 in the core collections)
Note 2478 was cited from only D435. The rubbings of DS 435 and of the second and third specimens (DS 6709 and 6711) provide the confirmation required.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     D 435 corr.
2 2     DS 6709 = A. Tricarico coll.
3 3     DS 6711
4 4     ✸ Hazelton coll.