RPC II, 2817

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 2817
Province Cilicia
Region Cilicia
Subregion Cilicia Trachea
City Corycus
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus) ; Domitia (Augusta)
Obverse inscription [ ]ΚΡΑ (below) ΔΟΜΙΤΙΑΝΟϹ (above)
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r., facing had of Domitia, l.
Reverse inscription ΚΟΡΥΚΙ/ΩΤΩΝ (in l. field) ΟΡΟΝΤΟΥ (in r. field)
Reverse design Athena wearing helmet and chition advancing r., head l., extending her r. arm and holding shield on l.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 9.21 g
Axis 12
Specimens 6
Note The attribution to Corycus, which was guessed in RPC II, is now secure.
Correction Corrected coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Hirsch 165, 1990, lot 760
2     cast in BM
3     M. Fox coll.
4     A. Tricarico coll.
5     Private coll.
6     ✸ CNG EA 321, 26 Feb. 2014, lot 374