RPC II, 259


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume II
Number 259
Province Achaea
Region Peloponnesus
City Patras
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Dating AD 85/6
Obverse inscription IMP CAES DOM AVG G-ER P M TR P V C
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription COL A A PATRENS
Reverse design priest, left, with vexillum, ploughing with two oxen
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 23 mm
Axis 9
Reference BMC 27
Specimens 3 (1 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ L BMC 27
2 2     BCD
3 3     CGT coll. (ex Lindren collection sale # 1641, May 1991; BCD Peloponessus collection, sold in Leu Numismatics, May 2006)