RPC II, 2570


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume II
Number 2570
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue LΙ = year 10
Dating AD 90/1
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹΑΡ ΔΟΜΙΤ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ
Obverse design head of Domitian wreathed with corn, right, aegis by neck
Reverse inscription ΑΘΗΝΑ ϹΕΒΑϹΤ, LΙ
Reverse design Athena standing, left, with corn-ears and shield
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 31 mm
Axis 12
Specimens 4 (5 in the core collections)
Note Cop 213 describes a diobol with 'Zeus Ammon r., disk on head (damaged)': ·perhapstooled from something else?

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     O: HCR34077 M 496
2 2     ✸ L: 1854,1227.7 BMC 288
3 3     L BMC 289
4 4     Cologne Geissen 369