RPC II, 2773

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2773
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue Oxyrhynchite (nome of Upper Egypt)
Dating L ΙΑ = year 11, AD 91/2
Obverse inscription [ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ] ΘƐΟ ΥΙΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤ ϹƐΒ [ΓƐΡΜ]
Obverse design laureate (corn-ears) head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription [Ν]ΟΜΟϹ ΟΞΥΡΥΝΧ(Ε)ΙΤΗϹ, L ΙΑ
Reverse design Athena standing, r., holding sceptre (or spear?) and resting parazonium on knee raised on shield(?)
Metal Æ
Average diameter 27 mm
Reference Weber and Geissen, p. 170, note 49
Specimens 1
Note Perhaps Saite or Sethroite and not Oxyrhynchite?
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ D 6333