RPC II, 862

 

Image of specimen #11

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 862
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Cistophoric mint
Reign Titus
Person (obv.) Domitian (Caesar)
Dating AD 81 (?)
Obverse inscription CAES DIVI F DOMITIANVS COS VII
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription DIVO VESP
Reverse design altar
Metal Silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Average weight 10.56 g
Axis 5, 6, 7
Reference BMCRE 150; RIC 75
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).tit.517
Specimens 11
Note There are plated specimens in Mu (6.30 g; Axis: 11) and B 7219 (7.21 g; Axis: 5; https://ikmk.smb.museum/object?id=18213954). For a die link between this type (862/3) and 863/3 (Domitian on horse), see Imhoof-Blumer, GRMK, p. 168. W.E. Metcalf has recorded five obverse dies for these specimens, three of which also occur on 863.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L BMCRE 150
2     P: 44
3     NY: 1955.22.9
4     B: I-B GRMK, p. 8, no. 7
5     V: GR 34368
6     Cop SNG 468
7     vA 6578
8     Dorotheum 433, 22 Apr. 1985, lot 51
9     Gemini X, 13 Jan. 2013, lot 750
10     Freiburg: 01034
11     ✸ A. Tricarico coll. (ex Rauch 94, 9 Apr. 2014, lot 819)