RPC II, 873

 

Image of specimen #14

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 873
Province Asia
Region Uncertain
City Cistophoric mint
Reign Domitian
Person (obv.) Domitian (Augustus)
Issue Later issue
Dating c. AD 95
Obverse inscription IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P XIIII IMP XXII
Obverse design laureate head of Domitian, r.
Reverse inscription COS XVII CENS P P P
Reverse design legionary eagle between two standards, one surmounted by banner and the other surmounted by hand; (in exergue, sometimes G)
Metal Silver
Average diameter 26 mm
Average weight 9.93 g
Axis 6, 7
Reference BMCRE 253; RIC 223
External URI(s) http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).dom.850
http://numismatics.org/ocre/id/ric.2_1(2).dom.851
Specimens 13
Die-links 1–3, 5: same obv. die.
Note For other cistophori with G in the exergue, see 875/1-2

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY: 1972.25.2
2     L BMCRE 253, mistakenly described as plated
3     V: GR 27923
4     V: GR 29829
5     Mu
6     vA 6585
8     Trade, 1978
9     NY: 1944.100.42530
10     B: 18213956, Peytrignet
11     Yale
12     vA 6586
13     A. Tricarico coll. (ex Naville Live Auction 7, 11 May 2014, lot 156)
14     ✸ A. Tricarico coll. (ex Rauch 94, 9 Apr. 2014, lot 833)