RPC II, 973

 

Image of specimen #1

 

Coin type
Volume II
Number 973
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Smyrna
Region Ionia
City Phocaea
Reign Vespasian
Person (obv.) Vespasian (Augustus)
Obverse inscription [ΟΥΕϹΠΑϹΙΑΝΟϹ] ΚΑΙϹΑΡ
Obverse design laureate head of Vespasian, r.
Reverse inscription ΦΩ
Reverse design Athena standing, l., holding out hand and holding spear resting on shield; in field, dolphin
Metal Æ
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 4.98 g
Axis 6
Specimens 1
Die-links 1: same obv. die as 972/1–3.
Note It is possible that there is more than one dolphin in field, as the denomination would indicate.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     ✸ L: 2001,0335.4 Kovacs