Province Syria
City Ascalon 
Region Judaea
Reign Roman Republic
Obverse inscription
Obverse design diademed bust of Cleopatra, r.
Reverse inscription ΑΣΚΑΛΩΝΙΤΩΝ ΙΕΡΑΣ ΑΣΥΛΟΥ, L ΝƐ (in field)
Reverse design eagle standing, l., on thunderbolt with palm over shoulder; to l., dove; in field monogram

Coin no. 1 of RPC I, 4866

 

Museum British Museum, London (UK)
Inventory no.
Reference BMC 20
Diameter 25
Weight 13.04
Axis 12
Note