RPC I, 3380

 

Image of specimen #5

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3380
Province Lycia-Pamphylia
Region Pamphylia
City Sillyum
Reign Uncertain
Person (obv.) Uncertain
Obverse inscription Κ
Obverse design laureate head of uncertain emperor, r.
Reverse inscription ϹΙΛΛΥΕΩΝ
Reverse design laureate head of Apollo, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 17 mm
Average weight 3.55 g
Axis 12
Reference Cop 442
Specimens 7
Note The Κ was interpreted by Imhoof-Blumer as standing for ΚΑΙϹΑΡΙ; the identification as Augustus seems unlikely in view of the use of Ϲ rather than Σ, which suggests a rather later date (Claudius???).

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     Cop 442 'Augustus'
2     B: I-B GM 491, no. 475, 'Augustus'
3     V: GR 134915
4     Mu
5     ✸ Naville Numismatics 19, 13 Dec. 2015, lot 281
6     G. Giorgobiani coll.
7     CGT coll., ex Savoca 116th Blue, 23 Oct. 2021, lot 623