RPC I, 2958A

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2958A
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Cibyra
Region Phrygia
City Hierapolis
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus (—)
Magistrate Matron Apolloniou (without title)
Issue Group III: Augustus (?) alone
Dating c.AD 5 (?)
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΜΑΤΡΩΝ ΑΠΟΛΛΩΝΙΟΥ ΙΕΡΑΠΟΛΕΙΤΩΝ
Reverse design double axe on basis, with serpent coiled around and surmounted by radiate head, looking r.
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 18 mm
Average weight 6.02 g
Axis 11, 12
Specimens 3
Addition Additional coin-type (post publication)

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 1297 Wa 6140 'ΜΑΤΙΩΝ'
2     ✸ J. Clark coll. (ex Biga Auction 7, 4 Dec. 2021, lot 605)
3     Nomos Obolos Webauction 22, 6 Mar. 2022, lot 550