RPC I, 2538B

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2538B
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Ephesus
Region Lydia
City Hypaepa
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate Theophilos (strategos)
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟΝ ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΝ
Obverse design laureate head of Tiberius, r.
Reverse inscription ΘΕΟΦΙΛΟΣ ΣΤΡΑ ΥΠΑΙΠΗΝΩΝ
Reverse design bearded male figure standing l., with branch (?) and uncertain object
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 3.85 g
Axis 11
Specimens 2
Note The name is new; the identity of the reverse figure is puzzling, as it does not seem to be the normal Zeus or Dionysus.
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Kovacs
2     ✸ Naville Numismatics 45, 9 Dec. 2018, lot 165