RPC I, 3553

 

Image of specimen #9

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 3553
Province Galatia
Region Galatia
City Koinon of Galatia
Reign Tiberius
Person (obv.) Tiberius (Augustus)
Magistrate Priscus (without title)
Issue Series 2: (a) Priscus
Dating AD 18 or 21/3
Obverse inscription ΤΙΒΕΡΙΟΣ ΚΑΙΣΑΡ
Obverse design bare head of Tiberius, l.
Reverse inscription ΕΠΙ ΠΡΕΙΣΚΟΥ ΜΗΤΗΡ ΘΕΩΝ, ΓΜ (in field)
Reverse design draped bust of Cybele, r.
Metal Æ
Average diameter 23 mm
Average weight 5.88 g
Axis 6, 12
Reference NC 1950, 43, no. 1, Devreker 191, no. 1
Specimens 11
Note 1–2 illustrated on NC, 1950, pl. II.1–2. Probably minted at Pessinus.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1844,0424.7026
2     P: 44B
3     Gotha see NC 1950, 43, n. 4
4     Istanbul see Devreker
5     Istanbul see Devreker
6     found at Pessinus = Devreker 200, no. 78
7     CGT coll. = Naumann 53, 7 May 2017, lot 544
8     Naumann 73, 6 Jan. 2019, lot 348
9     ✸ J. Clark coll.
10     P. Villemur coll. = CNG MBS 78, 14 May 2008, lot 1386
11     Leu WA 15, 27 Feb. 20201, lot 1252