RPC II, 613A


Image of specimen #1


Coin type
Volume II
Number 613A
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Koinon of Bithynia
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Caesar)
Magistrate Marcus Salvidenus Asprenas (proconsul)
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, right
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ Μ ΣΑΛΟΥΙΔΗ(ΝΟΥ) ΑΣΠΡΗΝΑ Α
Reverse design basket with 3 poppy heads (?) and 2 ears of corn
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 22 mm
Axis 2
Specimens 1 (0 in the core collections)
Note This seems to be the missing denomination for Domitian for the proconsul Asprenas, parallel to 607 for Maecius Rufus and 616 for Naso, but curiously with a different design: one would have expected the spear and shield.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     ✸ Humphries coll.