RPC II, 2696

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2696
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue LΙΓ = year 13
Dating AD 93/4
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΘƐΟ(Υ) ΥΙΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤ ϹƐΒ ΓƐΡΜ
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription LΙΓ
Reverse design shrine, enclosing naked and laureate figure, holding sceptre (Zeus?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 21.58 g
Axis 12
Specimens 9
Note Figure in shrine changed to Zeus (?): see new comment on /6. 'Wreathed with corn' changed to 'laureate', in the light of the new photo of /6. Number of coins in the core collections: 4

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1944.100.53987
2     O: HCR32864
3     NY
4     NY
5     D 555
6     ✸ D 556 = Naville 48, 7 Apr. 2019, lot 227
7     MünzZentrum 72, 1991, lot 1023
8     Private coll.
9     A. Tricarico coll.