Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume II
Number 9
Province Crete
Region Crete
City Koinon of Crete
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Magistrate Silo (proconsul)
Issue First emission
Obverse inscription ΑΥ[ ]ΟΥΕΣΠΑΣΙΑΝΟΣ ΣΕ (retrograde)
Obverse design bare head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription [ ] ΣΙΛΑΝΟΣ (retrograde)
Reverse design Artemis with bow, advancing r.
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 6.49 g
Axis 6
Reference Sv 41
Specimens 3 (3 in the core collections)
Die-links 1–2: same obv. die. 2: same rev. die as 8/2.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1947,0606.694
2     ✸ P: 629
3     NY: 1944.100.40876