RPC II, 668

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 668
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Bithynia
City Prusias ad Hypium
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Magistrate Marcus Plancius Varus (proconsul)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ ΚΑΙΣΑΡΙ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΩ ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΩ ΠΡΟΥΣΙΕΙΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΑΡΚΟΣ ΠΛΑΝΚΙΟΣ ΟΥΑΡΟΣ ΑΝΘΥΠΑΤΟΣ
Reverse design in four lines in wreath
Metal Æ
Average diameter 34 mm
Average weight 20.20 g
Axis 12
Reference Rec 5, Stumpf 358
Specimens 3

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     G Hunter p. 257, no 1 = Rec pl. CIII.20 = SNG 1124
2     ✸ Mûnzen und Medaillen Deutschland 35, 17 Nov. 2011, lot 146
3     Bucephalus 6, 12 June 2022, lot 561