RPC I, 3159

 

Image of specimen #20

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3159
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Apamea
Region Phrygia
City Eucarpia
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Augustus (—) ; Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate Lykidas Euxenou (without title)
Issue Augustus or Tiberius
Obverse inscription ΣΕΒΑΣΤΟΣ
Obverse design laureate head of Augustus (?) or Tiberius (?), r.; to r., lituus
Reverse inscription ΕΥΚΑΡΠΙΤΙΚΟΥ ΛΥΚΙΔΑΣ ΕΥΞΕΝΟΥ
Reverse design goddess standing, facing, with r. arm raised
Metal Brass
Average diameter 19 mm
Average weight 4.89 g
Axis 1, 12
Reference BMC 13, Cop 367, AMC 1382
Specimens 24
Note A coin of Eumenea in O (3147/8, of Kleon Agapetos) has been struck over this issue. The goddess has been variously described as Cybele (BMC), Nemesis (Wa).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1979,0101.2214 ex vA 8363
2     L BMC 13
3     P: 1057 Wa 5990
4     P: 1057a Wa 5991
5     P: 1056
6     P: 1056a
7     P: Delepierre
8     O AMC 1382
9     O AMC 1383
10     Cop SNG 367
11     B: Löbb
12     B: I-B
13     B: 85/1884
14     C: Leake
15     V: GR 38694
16     Mu: 1b
17     Winterthur NC 1949, pl. X.15
18     Kovacs 13 (1981) 39
19     Weber 7090
20     ✸ CNG EA 191, Wagner coll., 9 July 2008, lot 78
21     Münster: 675
22     CGT coll.
23     Rauch Summer 2010, 13 Sept. 2010, lot 435
24     Leu EA 16, 22 May 2021, lot 2820