Creator

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Period

Vespasian

Ruler

Roman Legionary Authority

Mint

Caesarea Maritima

Province or Region

Judea

Date

70/71 AD?

Metal

Bronze

Denomination

20

Weight

10,8g

Obverse Description

Head of Nero. Countermark in rectangle: KOB ("Caesar Vespasian Two"? Stamped over earlier, obscured CM.

Reverse Description

Tyche stands. Countermark in circle: head (bearded?)

Comments

Meaning of CM unclear; I believe it means "Year Two of Caesar Vespasian."

Publisher

Pepperdine University Libraries

Digital Collection

The John Wilson Coin Collection - Ancient Coins of the Holy Land

Credit Line

The John Wilson Coin Collection - Ancient Coins of the Holy Land [digital resource], Pepperdine University Special Collections and University Archives

Document Type

Article

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