RPC I, 3133

 

Image of specimen #6

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3133
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Apamea
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate Gaios Ioulios Kallikles (without title)
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Tiberius, r.
Reverse inscription ΓΑΙΟΣ ΙΟΥΛΙΟΣ ΚΑΛΛΙΚΛΗΣ ΑΠΑΜΕΩΝ
Reverse design eagle standing, l., on thunderbolt; to l., monogram
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 20 mm
Average weight 6.34 g
Axis 6, 11, 12
Reference BMC 142
Specimens 10 (5 in the core collections)
Note The monogram was interpreted by BMC as standing for ΗΡΑΚΛΕΟΥ, but this does not seem very convincing.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.2147 ex vA 3487
2     L BMC 142
3     P: 484 Wa 5704
4     P: 485
5     B: 18251038, I-B KM 210, no. 15
6     ✸ Leu EA 10, 7 Dec. 2019, lot 809
7     CGT coll.
8     CGT coll. = Naville Auction 15, 7 June 2016, lot 274
9     CGT Coll
10     R. Effler coll. (ex Savoca 99, lot 1098)