RPC II, 872


Image of specimen #3


Coin type
Volume II
Number 872
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Cistophoric mint
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Julia Titi (Augusta)
Issue Earlier issue
Dating c. AD 82
Obverse inscription IVLIA AVGVSTA DIVI TITI F
Obverse design draped bust of Julia, right
Reverse inscription VENVS
Reverse design Vesta seated, left, holding palladium and transverse sceptre
Metal silver
Average diameter 25 mm
Axis 9
Reference RIC
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).dom.849
Specimens 3 (2 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–3: same pair of dies.
Note Legend on obv. die seems to end with an L, which must be a mistake for F. Presumably VENVS is also a mistake for VESTA, as the design is otherwise identical to that of 871 and hardly appropriate to Venus

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     I-B = GRMK p. 8, no. 5a, pl. V, 2
2 2     L: 1979,0101.1070 vA 6589
3 3     ✸ NY: 1961.11.1