RPC I, 2986

 

Image of specimen #23

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2986
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Sardis
Region Lydia
City Sardis
Reign Augustus
Person (obv.) Augustus
Magistrate Diodoros, son of Hermophilos (without title)
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΥ
Obverse design bare head of Augustus, r.
Reverse inscription ΣΑΡΔΙΑΝΩΝ ΔΙΟΔΩΡΟΣ ΕΡΜΟΦΙΛΟΥ
Reverse design Zeus standing, l., with eagle and staff
Metal Æ
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 5.55 g
Axis 12
Reference BMC 97, AMC 1362, Cop 514
Specimens 26
Note The reading -ΟΥ rather than -ΟΣ is clear, e.g., on 14.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     NY
2     L BMC 97
3     O AMC 1362
4     Cop: 514
5     P: 1184 Wa 5229
6     P: 1185 Wa 5230
7     P: 1183
8     P: 1185a
9     B: I-B
10     B: 457/1882
11     C: Leake
12     Mu: 40
13     vA 3142
14     Wendt XXI (1978) lot 586
15     Lanz 16 (1979) lot 306
16     Lindgren A812B
17 –20     Sardis excavations 269
21     Waddell 9.12.1982, lot 296
22     Peus 410–411, 31 Oct. 2013, lot 689
23     ✸ Pecunem Gitbud & Naumann 14, 2 Mar. 2014, lot 484
24     Rauch 95, 30 Sept. 2014, lot 229
25 –26     Ödemiş SNG 412-413