RPC II, 650

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 650
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Nicomedia
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Magistrate Marcus Plancius Varus (proconsul)
Obverse inscription [ΑΥΤ ]ΚΑΙΣ[ΑΡΙ ΣΕΒΑΣ]ΤΩ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΩ ΝΙΚ[ ]
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΜΑΡΚΟΥ Π[ΛΑΝΚΙΟΥ ΟΥΑΡΟΥ ΑΝΘ]ΥΠΑΤΟΥ, ΜΗ [ΤΡ]
Reverse design basket with corn-ears
Metal Æ
Average diameter 24 mm
Axis 12
Reference Stumpf 342 corr.
Specimens 1 (1 in the core collections)
Note Obv. seems to read NIK . . . rather than NEIK . . ., as might be expected (cf. 651).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ P: Ailly 17506