RPC I, 2537A


Image of specimen #2


Coin type
Volume I
Number 2537A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Hypaepa
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate Sakantes (strategos)
Obverse inscription [ΤΙ]ΒΕΡΙΟΝ [Σ]ΕΒΑΣΤΟΝ
Obverse design laureate head of Tiberius, right
Reverse inscription [ ]ΝΩΝ ΣΑΚΑΝΤΗΣ
Reverse design Zeus standing, left holding branch (?)
Metal copper-based alloy
Average diameter 19 mm
Axis 12
Reference Altınoluk 33B
Specimens 2 (1 in the core collections)
Note Previous comment: 'Presumably the same name as 2538 (i.e., ΣΑΚΑΝΤΗΣ). See also Uncertain 5445 for a possible alliance coin with Sardis of Sakantes'. The name can now be read fully on the new specimen.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Number Museum Bibliography
1 1     V: GR 27335/79 (uncertain)
2 2     ✸ CGT coll.