RPC II, 2779

 

Image of specimen #16

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2779
Province Egypt
Region Egypt
City Alexandria
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue Sebennyte (nome of Lower Egypt)
Dating L ΙΑ = year 11, AD 91/2
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙϹ ΘΕΟ(Υ) ΥΙΟϹ ΔΟΜΙΤ ϹΕΒ ΓΕΡΜ
Obverse design laureate (corn-ears) head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription ΝΟΜΟϹ ϹΕΒΕΝΝΥΤΗϹ, L ΙΑ
Reverse design Ares standing, left, holding spear and parazonium; to left, stag
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 28 mm
Axis 6, 12
Reference Weber and Geissen, p. 311, no. Ι
Specimens 19 (5 in the core collections)
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     Dattari 6376 = Naville Numismatics 81, 7 May 2023, lot 446
2 2     Dattari 6377
3 3     NY: 1944.100.54003
4 4     L
5 5     Cologne Geissen 3373
6 6     V NZ I, 1889, pp. 395–6
7 7     G p. 562, no 1 = pl. 91.34 = SNG 4959
8 8     B Lobbecke ZfN 7, 1880, p. 59, no. 18
9 9     Mabbott 3782
10 10     DS 6377 = Naville Numismatics 42, 22 July 2018, lot 301
11 11     DS pl. 311, 11155 = Naville Numismatics 63, 7 Feb. 2021, lot 372
12 12 –15     DS pl. 311, 11154, 11156–58
16 16     ✸ Dattari 421 = Naville Numismatics 29, 26 Feb. 2017, lot 464
17 17     A. Tricarico coll.
18 18     R. Dauwe coll. 144.05011
19 19     Cyrene Agora hoard, no. 1043: M. Asolati, Nummi Aenei Cyrenaici: Strutturae cronologia della monetazione bronzea cirenaica di età Greca e Romana (325 aC-180dC) (Monografie di Archeologia Libica 32, Rome, 2011), p. 234